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Sales figures show winners and losers

MORE than 50 regional daily newspapers lost sales in the second half of 1999, new figures show. But the message from the Newspaper Society was upbeat after data for 1,224 daily and weekly titles was published on the same day

£10m Internet plans for SMG

Scotland’s biggest media company has announced a record pre-tax profit of £50million along with plans for a £10million Internet development. The Scottish Media group, publisher of the Glasgow Evening Times, The Herald and Sunday Herald, is to set up a

Watchdog hits the road – and is set for Edinburgh

Glasgow Evening Times editor Charles McGhee will be part of a panel to answer questions when the Press Complaints Commission roadshow arrives in Edinburgh. The event, on May 13, is part of an initiative to open up the work of

Evening Times editor joins press watchdog

Glasgow Evening Times editor Charles McGhee has been appointed to the Press Complaints Commission as one of seven editorial members. He replaces David Pollington, editor of the Sunday Post, who has retired from the Commission after two years. Charles has

Glasgow Evening Times

April, May & June 2001 Adjudication of a complaint against the Glasgow Evening Times Complaints under Clauses 1, 5: Mrs Sheena Glass of Old Kilpatrick complained on behalf of her daughter-in-law that an article published in the Glasgow Evening Times

New call for Children's Commissioner

A campaign by the Glasgow Evening Times for a Children’s Commissioner has been backed by a new report that shows five Scottish children a day are the victims of abuse. Campaigners expressed their concern at the statistics, claiming the real

Times toasts victory after year-long fight

The Glasgow Evening Times has toasted victory after its year-long campaign to save the Queen Mother’s maternity unit ended in success. A total of 156,000 readers pledged their support to the cause, which was launched on October 8 last year

Praise for Maggie

A Glasgow Evening Times appeal has earned praise in the Scottish Parliament after a Glasgow MSP put down a motion hailing its success. Scottish Nationalist MSP Dorothy-Grace Elder described the paper’s Maggie’s Centre Appeal, which raised £500,000 in 10 months,

Maggie's appeal reaches new heights

The Glasgow Evening Times’ Maggie’s Centre Appeal total has topped the £400,000-mark. Since the appeal was launched in March, the paper’s readers have helped to raise money to build Glasgow’s first dedicated cancer care centre. The appeal is now just

Party boost for Evening Times

The Glasgow Evening Times could not mask its delight after party-goers at a May Day ball raised a £41,000 for its cancer care centre appeal. Thanks to the generosity of the guests who attended the Masked May Day Ball event

Children's Commissionerto be a reality

A Children’s Commissioner for Scotland looks set to become a reality after months of campaigning by the Glasgow Evening Times. The specially-appointed commissioner would protect the rights of Scotland’s youngsters and ensure the UN Convention on the Rights for the

Scottish nominations announced

Journalists working in Scotland will be vying for the limelight next month as the region’s BT Media Awards are held. Nominees for the majority of categories have now been announced, and include staff from the Glasgow Evening Times, Scotsman, and

Evening Times inspires architects

Two architects have scooped a top award with a project inspired by the Glasgow Evening Times. Strathclyde University graduates Moritz Theirfelder and Thomas Bernatsky used news stories from the paper as the starting point to find new uses for city

Regional Press Awards shortlist announced

Judging is now under way to select the winners of the Press Gazette’s Regional Press Awards 2001. ITN political editor John Sergeant will present the winners, whittled from an entry of more than 700, with their awards at the Hilton