AddThis SmartLayers

Dave King

What we have written about Dave King

Politics and sport boostNEP output

The onset of summer – and an impending General Election – has prompted the launch and development of several new websites from Northcliffe Electronic Publishing in the Midlands. Four new NEP sites will carry all the local election news from

Objection over agency snub

An online London newspaper is to complain to the EU claiming it is being discriminated against by the local development agency. The Thamesmead Gazette, which is staffed by volunteers, claims it is being left off the mailing and e-mail lists

Staff changes at Portsmouth title

Regional press news – this story published 19.6.2000 Staff changes at Portsmouth title by HoldTheFrontPage staff Staff changes and the launch of two weekly supplements have been announced at The News, Portsmouth. A 12-page sports insert will be published on

Football ticket prices cut after paper steps in

Football fans in Portsmouth are cheering after their evening paper helped to get season ticket prices pegged. It was over a cup of tea with Mark Storey, chief football writer for The News, that Portsmouth chairman Milan Mandaric intervened to

High Court injunction 'devastating' for online paper

An online community newspaper has “closed for good” after an injunction effectively closed the publication. The Thamesmead Gazette was a 40-page weekly tabloid until 1995 when it became an exclusively Internet production. Staffed by volunteers in south-east London, it was

Press awards judges pick 68 nominees from 400 entries

The Scottish Daily Newspaper Society has revealed the shortlist of nominees for this year’s Scottish Press Awards. Almost 400 entries were received for the contest, which comes to a climax on May 27 in Glasgow. As well as the nominated