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- 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
More than 300 journalists set to receive salary awards
Bloggers recruited as ‘city editors’ for new-look website
Long-standing vacancies to be filled as newsroom of the future rolled out
Retirement brings an end to four decades in the reigonal press
Extensive restructure unveiled at weekly titles
JP titles unveil “fresh, contemporary design” and new supplements
New chairman appointed for News Media Association
Work starts on refurbishing Grade II listed building
Publisher confirms inquiry will not be group wide
Publisher seeking to reduce job numbers across region
Weekly news chief oversaw ‘Newsroom of Future’ pilot
Paper publishes response amid row over advert
Former editor and Labour candidate among those to speak out
Winners announced for newsawards 2015