This week’s edition will be last standalone one
- Head Office: 108 Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, EH8 8AS
- Website: www.johnstonpress.co.uk
Johnston Press is one of the biggest publishers in the UK regional press with 300 weekly newspapers and 18 daily titles.
Growing from a small base in Scotland it expanded rapidly during the 1990s and its local markets now extend from Peterhead in Scotland to Portsmouth in Hampshire.
It also operates 323 local websites which reach an estimated monthly audience of around 8.2m.
More information can be found on the company’s website at www.johnstonpress.co.uk.
What we have written about Johnston Press
Editor hails ‘amazing feedback’ from readers for new format
Newsman pledges to put “heart and soul” into new freesheet with initial print run of 13,500
Newsquest responds to Johnston Press acquisition of nearby weekly
Back to the future plan for South Coast title
Three-year agreement will see trial extended across publisher’s portfolio
Scheme to create 100 public service reporters criticised by industry
Web widget will offer readers personalised recommendations online
Our blogger looks at digital-only launch by publisher
Milestone reached six months ahead of target
Highfield looking at deals with other regional publishers
Blogger speaks up for single-word headlines
Regional publisher issues trading update for first half of year
Content editor may stop use of term “chairman” as matter of style guidance
Journalist vacates role at daily to lead sister weeklies