In brief: Course explains 'How to handle the media'

A course for lawyers, 'Handling the media', has been launched by legal PR consultant Sandra Hewett. The course is designed to provide interview skills, enable lawyers to promote their firm and help litigators understand what can and cannot be said to the media. Guest speaker for part of the course will be Sue Stapely, head of the Law Society's Press and Parliamentary Unit. The first course is on 5 September, cost £325 per person. Details from Le Fevre Williamson Public Relations, 01865 202666.