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April 2011 News

BBC chooses replacement for new JP digital head

The BBC has announced the appointment of a replacement for an editor who is leaving to join Johnston Press. It has named its digital journalist Chris Hamilton as the new social media editor for BBC News, who will take up

Guardian to close regional ‘beatblogger’ project

A regional news project launched by the Guardian just over a year ago is set to close because it is unsustainable, it has been announced.  The Guardian Local initiative started last March, with three ‘beatbloggers’ – John Baron in Leeds, Hannah