‘Synergy savings’ from takeover ahead of expectations says publisher
- Head Office: PO Box 10177, 50 St George Street, Leicester LE1 8ED
- Website: http://www.local-world.co.uk/
Local World was formed in January 2013 from a merger of regional media companies Northcliffe Media and Iliffe News and Media.
It is owned by a consortium of shareholders including Northcliffe parent company DMGT, Iliffe owner the Yattendon Trust, and fellow publishing group Trinity Mirror.
The company’s combined portfolio stretches from Humberside to the South West and includes more than 100 local and regional newspapers and 150 websites.
More information can be found on the company’s website at http://www.local-world.co.uk/.
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