The Crafts Council has created its first comms department. Jane
Tonkin will head the team as director of comms, joining from the
Chartered Institute of Physiotherapy, where she had the same role. She
will head a team of seven, covering publications and strategic PR.
Agency Joanne Scott will continue to work with the council. Tonkin
reports to Crafts Council director Janet Barnes. 'We felt it was time we
had an internal system where we could handle communications,' said
Barnes. The Chartered Society of Physiotherapists is seeking to replace