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March 2012 News

Former executive editor joins media sales company

The former executive editor of a north-west weekly newspaper is to take on a new role as commercial partnerships editor with a media sales company. Jane Clare, former executive editor of the Wirral News, joins the Amra team from Trinity

Journalism blog removed following libel claim

A popular journalism blog has been taken down after facing libel action from a PR agency representing pop star Tulisa Contostavlos. Fleet Street Blues has gone offline  following an article about PR ethics in which it claimed the X-factor star’s PR

New chairman for Newspaper Conference

The Newspaper Conference – made up of London-based represenatives of regional newspapers – has a new chairman in the shape of Graeme Demianyk. Graeme, London editor of the Western Morning News since 2010, takes over from Nick Lester, political correspondent