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October 2012 News

Saucepan fire makes hot news

Slow news week in the Manchester suburb of Timperley where the Sale and Altrincham Messenger reports on a culinary escapade gone wrong. The real killer is in the last paragraph: “The damage was limited to the food in the saucepan.”

Political columnist to address Midlands press lunch

Daily Mail columnist Andrew Pierce will be the guest of honour at the latest Birmingham Press Club celebrity lunch on Monday. Andrew is promising juicy revelations about government Chief Whip Andrew Mitchell and other senior politcians at the event to

Reporter leaves after 11 years for council PR role

A senior reporter at a daily-turned-weekly newspaper has left to become a press officer after 11 years working at Northcliffe titles. Emma Pearcy has left the Torquay Herald Express, where she mainly covered the Teignbridge area, which has its own edition.