The nights may be drawing in but things are not slowing down when it comes to media debates, social events and more.

December 1: The final London Press Club first-Tuesday drinks of the year, at the Frontline Club with Gorkana. From 6.30pm, all welcome.

December 2: Press Club members and supporters are invited to a private view of the Julian Carter exhibition at the Embasssy Tea Gallery from 6pm-9pm. Places are limited so please RSVP to info@juliancarterart.co.uk.

December 14: Communications Industry Carol Service at St Bride’s. Traditional and contemporary carols, readings and music, including the renowned St. Bride’s Choir, with guest performers Matthew McAllister (Guitar) and Aisling Agnew (Flute). The bidding is by Lord Black. The service is free and tickets for the post-carols party can be purchased online.

December 15: DPAAL and London Press Club Christmas drinks reception hosted by the Bangladesh High Commission at Kiplings restaurant in Highgate from 4.30pm. RSVP to dpaal@dpaal.org.uk

December 21: The Journalists’ Christmas Carols with speakers including Alex Brummer, Bryony Gordon, Katherine Viner, Mishal Husain, Sue Ryan and Tony Gallagher. Find out more.

January 18: Women in Money & Business Journalism: A Women in Journalism event at the FT, 6.30pm. Find out more.