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Alex Leys

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Mercury unveils £12m redevelopment

Health minister Patricia Hewitt and DMGT’s Lord Rothermere were among guests at official opening

Industry top brass keep champagne date with Duke

Newspaper executives joined past and present staff from the Derbyshire Times to celebrate the 150th anniversary of the paper at a gala celebration at Chatsworth House. Almost 170 guests were invited to the black tie event, hosted by the Duke

Former editor Leys becomes MD

Several senior appointments have been announced at Northcliffe Newspapers. The moves will see former editor Alex Leys become managing director of the Nottingham Evening Post. Alex’s track record includes editorships of the Lincolnshire Echo, Derby Evening Telegraph and Leicester Mercury

Exam pressure eased

A partnership between a local education authority and an evening paper launched a new revision guide to help youngsters preparing to sit their GCSEs. It was part of the Hull Daily Mail’s Moving On Up initiative to ease the pressure

New look for twin titles as publisher unveils new identity

The Hull Daily Mail and East Riding Mail have today unveiled a new look as part of a huge re-branding exercise by their publisher. The sister titles have been given new matching mastheads, which mean they look much more alike