Each year we host over 40 events, meet amazing people, and are at the centre of the communications and advocacy community.

Speaker’s Parliamentary Placement Scheme

We are delighted to continue our support of the Speaker’s Parliamentary Placement Scheme as the fifth year of interns join the programme. Backed by...more

The Five Rooms of Internal Communications

Ellwood Atfield and Engage International hosted ‘The Five Rooms of Internal Communications Workshop’ on 13thSeptember, which was run ...more

Speaker’s internship programme

The 10 successful applicants of the Speaker’s Internship Programme have finished their nine month paid placement within Parliament. Whittled down ...more

Chris Floyd exhibition at ellwood atfield gallery

Join us for an exclusive evening of networking drinks and to hear from the man behind the camera, award-winning British photographer Chris Floyd. ...more

Written by Gavin Ellwood

Breakfast Roundtable: Addressing Global Political Risk

Ellwood Atfield and the Public Affairs Council will be hosting a roundtable breakfast event surrounding the topic of political risk and the impact ...more

How to calculate out your day rate

When moving from permanent to freelance, it is important not to sell yourself short. Use our Day Rate Calculator to easily understand how much to ask ...more

Written by Olivia Grant

Making the leap from Head to Director, with Catherine May

Ben Atfield and I were delighted to host a seminar for 20 exceptional Heads of Communications, on making the leap to Corporate Affairs Director, at ...more

Written by James Green

Interim roles and going freelance

The Public Affairs Leadership Series, in partnership with Women in Public Affairs, recently looked at what it means to be freelance; what to think ...more

British Academy to reshape communications team

The British Academy is a voice that champions humanities and social sciences. As a national body they support the study of people, cultures and ...more

Written by James Green

The ‘ideal’ board and how to achieve it

May 2017: The 'ideal' board and how to achieve it....more

The story of purpose

Another great Engage International event attended by HR and Internal Communications professionals; hosted by employee engagement agency NKD. ...more

And the winner of ‘Best Association Supplier’ is…

…headhunting firm Ellwood Atfield. Gavin Ellwood, Director of Associations and Foundations at EA cannot be here tonight, but sent this message…...more

Written by Ben Atfield

Public Affairs and theory of change

As part of Ellwood Atfield’s NCVO sponsorship programme, we hosted a breakfast event for campaigns and public affairs specialists working in the ...more

Brexit for Associations – Post triggering

April 2017: Brexit for Associations – Post triggering....more

IC Fight Club

We kicked off the evening by discussing the role of CEOs and how they need to be authentic and to connect with employees. It can be a lonely place at...more

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CVs – the good, the bad and the ugly

Once again Ellwood Atfield has teamed up with Women in Public Affairs to give a series of workshops for the Public Affairs Leadership Series (PALS). ...more

Written by Emily Roberts

The Changing Face of Internal Communications

‘The Changing Face of Internal Communications’ report, researched by Ellwood Atfield and ComRes. Just under 100 senior internal communication ...more

HR Law for Associations: Update 2017

February 2017: HR Law for Associations: Update...more