The Manufacturing Science and Finance Union has revamped its
communications after the loss of head of communications Miles Webber and
public affairs manager Lee Whitehead at the end of 1999 (PR Week, 5
November). Former media officer Richard O’ Brien has been promoted to a
new role overseeing campaigning and media relations. General secretary
Richard Lyons has created the post of internal communications and
marketing manager to oversee all aspects of communications.