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October 2012 News

Former weekly editor joins regional daily as reporter

A former weekly newspaper editor has returned to his North East roots with a role as a reporter for a regional daily. Stuart Laundy, who is originally from County Durham, has been appointed Teesdale reporter at The Northern Echo. He

Weekly gives away anti-knife wristbands for campaign

A weekly newspaper has given away more than 2,000 wristbands as part of a campaign which aims to stamp out knife crime across the area. The Clacton Gazette and sister title the Harwich and Manningtree Standard launched the Lives Not Knives

Regional daily completes move to new offices

A regional daily newspaper has moved to a new home after leaving its base of 25 years. HTFP reported in August that The Bolton News was planning to leave its Churchgate offices to move to new headquarters in Bolton town