Academy and Awards

The Public Service Communications Academy

The Public Service Communications Academy (Academy) is a well-established annual event providing a unique opportunity for communicators from across the country to come together, develop key skills and share ideas. Organised by LGcomms and the Government Communication Service (GCS), the event offers a mix of learning, expert speakers, networking, practical training and interactive sessions for communications professionals at all career levels. 

Academy 2021 will take place virtually on 23-24 November.

The Public Service Communications Awards 

The Public Service Communications Awards has a proud history of recognising the achievements of communicators across the public sector, staged jointly by LGcomms and GCS.

Each year, the Awards celebrate teams and individuals who have delivered innovative and impactful communications, to support policy delivery at a national, regional and local level. 

Find out more about the 2020 winners.