Three new editors have been appointed to oversee eight weekly newspapers between them in a regional publisher’s latest management shake-up.
Archant has announced the appointment of Lindsay Jones, Lorraine King and Nina Morgan to editorships in London and Hertfordshire.
In the capital, Lindsay has been appointed editor of the Romford Recorder, Ilford Recorder and Wanstead and Woodford Recorder, replacing long-serving editor Chris Carter, who left the company before Christmas
Lorraine takes over the Barking & Dagenham Post, Newham Recorder and Docklands & East London Advertiser – all previously edited by Michael Adkins – who is now promoted to group editor for London.
Pictured clockwise from top left: Lindsay Jones, Lorraine King, Nina Morgan, Nick Gill
In Hertfordshire, Matt Adams is now group editor having previously been editor the Herts Advertiser.
His old role goes to Nina who is additionally editor of the Welwyn Hatfield Times, succeeding Terry Mitchinson who left the company after 41 years in November.
Matt’s overall remit also covers Stevenage-based weekly The Comet and the Royston Crow, whose new editor Nick Gill was unveiled on HTFP last month.
Nick replaced John Francis who retired last summer.