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Staff promoted at two regionals

Three new posts have been created by editor Ian Mean at the Gloucester Citizen, as he puts the finishing touches to his senior team. News editor Matt Holmes has been promoted to head of content and becomes the paper’s number

Football move prompts string of promotions

A number of promotions has been announced for senior editorial staff at the Derby Evening Telegraph, as editor Mike Norton strengthens his newsroom team. Mick Hill has been appointed assistant editor. Mick, (32), began his career at the Leicester Herald

Pheasant flies

Web journalist Peter Pheasant is to leave the Crimezone site he edits for Northcliffe Electronic Publishing for a return to print at the Derby Evening Telegraph – as deputy chief sub. Prior to his work on the Internet, where he

NUJ raises stakes over wages

The NUJ has compared senior journalists’ wages at the Derby Evening Telegraph with what trainee managers earn at McDonalds – claiming the newspaper staff earn less. Northern regional organiser Miles Barter has written to editor Mike Norton in the first

Telegraph steps in as 'Banana bunch' are beaten

A council decision to order a cabbie to respray his taxi a different shade of yellow could have cost Derby taxpayers £5,000. When the driver was refused permission to put up a sign in his cab that criticised Derby City

Telegraph gives readers the chance to live like a lord

You may usually have to marry well, have loads of money or be born with a silver spoon in your mouth to have any chance of having a posh title, but the Derby Evening Telegraph is planning to give one

The last word… is thank you

One of the Derby Evening Telegraph’s most popular columnists has penned her last article for the paper. Lucy Orgill has touched readers’ lives during the past 36 years and more recently has been writing a weekly column to “tell it

Lording it over Derby

The Derby Telegraph has joined the nobility – but it won’t be Lord Norton of Pride Park presiding over the newsroom. Instead, editor Mike Norton is preparing to hand over the peerage to a reader. The Telegraph snapped up the

Top table at Derby iscomplete

Derby Evening Telegraph editor Mike Norton has put his senior editorial team into place. Andy Wright, who has been acting assistant editor since October, has been permanently appointed to the post. Mick Hill, the acting news editor for the same

White smoke at Derby

Mike Norton has been appointed as editor of the Derby Evening Telegraph. He has been acting editor since September when Keith Perch left to take up a new post as regional director of Northcliffe Electronic Publishing (Midlands). Mike joined the

New role shows Northcliffe's commitment to new media

Keith Perch, editor of the Derby Evening Telegraph, has been promoted to become the Regional New Media Director for the Midlands area for Northcliffe Electronic Publishing. In his new role, which he takes up at the start of October, he

Telegraph in deadline row with Government minister

Page 2 of 2 Patricia Hewitt and Dr Vincent Cable, the Liberal Democrat trade and industry spokesman, replied just after the Telegraph went to press so their comments were printed in an article in the next day’s paper. But Ms