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HoldtheFrontPage publishes two regular columns – Dyson at Large and the Law Column.

Former regional daily editor Steve Dyson’s monthly Dyson at Large blog has established itself as a must-read throughout the local press industry. Don’t miss his updates which are published on the site on the penultimate Wednesday of every month.

The fortnightly Law Column is written by media law specialists Foot Anstey and is designed to encourage debate on all aspects of the law as it affects working journalists. It appears every other Tuesday.

Other guest blogs may also appear on this page from time to time.

Gallows humour at Press launch

Media entrepreneur Chris Bullivant may have branded regional publisher Trinity Mirror as ‘barmy’ at the champagne launch of his new Birmingham Press title last Friday – but not all the partygoers were quite as gung-ho. As our mole at the

A culture clash in Wolverhampton?

One of the great things about having a story comments facility on your website is that it enables users to amplify what you have already written, and perhaps introduce fresh angles and context to a story. So it was with

Was this the best-ever regional press Tweet?

From the latest collection of Friday Funnies on HTFP comes this gem from Worcester News editor Kevin Ward. Has there ever been a better Tweet by a member of the regional press? Let us know on editor.htfp@and.co.cuk.