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Former editor was "a true gentleman"

Former Coventry journalist Barrie Clark has died in hospital aged 74. During a 36-year career he worked as a sub-editor on the Coventry Evening Telegraph. He also became the first editor of its sister title, the Citizen, when it was

Assistant editor dies at 43

The assistant editor of the Coventry Evening Telegraph, Paul Simoniti, has died aged 43. He had been battling against cancer and died in Myton Hospice in Warwick. Paul began his career on the Nuneaton Evening Tribune as a reporter and

Editors to meet Warwickshire police

Warwickshire police plan to meet editors this month to discuss changes in their policy regarding the release of information about road accidents. Alan Kirby, editor of the Coventry Evening Telegraph, and Peter Aengenheister, editor of the Rugby Advertiser, are two

Presenter broadcasts from Telegraph's offices

The Coventry Evening Telegraph made its own headlines when a local radio presenter visited its offices to present his morning show. Ed Doolan, from BBC WM, chatted to reporters, press room operators and editor Alan Kirby to find out how

Press award for Coventry asylum seekers series

A five-day series of articles about asylum seekers and refugees in Coventry has won the Evening Telegraph a top media award. It was named Regional and Local Newspaper of the Year at the Race in the Media Awards. Judges voted

Group rewards best of its regional talent

The best of Trinity Mirror’s regional talent has been recognising at the group’s annual in-house Editorial Awards. A dozen trophies were handed to titles from across the group, including the Birmingham Evening Mail, which was named Daily/Sunday Newspaper of the

Telegraph makes real impact on the community

The Coventry Evening Telegraph has been honoured with a top award for the work that it does on behalf of the people of Coventry and Warwickshire. Coventry Newspapers, publishers of the Evening Telegraph, was announced as the best company in