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100% success rate in the November NCE

Two photographers gained distinctions in the November National Certificate Examination. They were Allan Hutchings, of The News, Portsmouth, and Aaron St Clair, of The Argus. They were among 16 press photographers and one photo-journalist who sat the NCE on November

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Society welcomes new president

Stephen Parker, managing director of Trinity Mirror’s regional newspapers, has been appointed as The Newspaper Society’s new president. He was welcomed into the role during a meeting of the Society’s council, where he outlined a number of key challenges which

News in brief

The Independent Publishers’ Forum of the Newspaper Society, which meets four times a year to discuss issues affecting such companies, has been elected for the next three years. The Forum now comprises: John Dickinson (chairman, Garnett Dickinson Publishing), Robin Freeman

Chronicle MD in line for presidency role

Barnsley Chronicle managing director Sir Nicholas Hewitt looks set to become the next vice-president of the Newspaper Society. Sir Nicholas, who is also chairman of the Chronicle, has been put forward for the role by the Newspaper Society’s Council. He

Editor's half century in the news

Bridlington Free Press editor Selwyn Dunford will say farewell to the newspaper next month when he retires after almost 50 years in journalism. Selwyn plans to put down his notebook and pen and enjoy an easier life away from headlines

Courier editor moves on

The editor of two Kent and Sussex newspapers has left after nine years at the helm. Martin Oxley is leaving his role at the East Grinstead Courier and Kent and Sussex Courier to join his wife in a new business.

Notts newsman joins the major league

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