AddThis SmartLayers

North West Evening Mail

What we have written about North West Evening Mail

New printing press for Evening Mail

The North West Evening Mail is to get a new £5m printing press and press hall. The new press will replace the paper’s current facility, parts of which are 30 years old. The project has been supported by Furness Newspaper’s

Court challenge succeeds with new editors' guide

New guidelines on reporting restrictions in magistrates courts gave the basis for a successful challenge of an order to ban naming a baby in a cruelty case. North West Evening Mail reporter Suzanne Murphy was in court to challenge an

Tecs' praise for Evening Mail

The North West Evening Mail has come in for praise from detectives for helping track a teenage thug who carried out a terrifying racist attack. Dozens of people rang in after the paper ran an appeal to catch a teenager

New appointment in Carlisle

A new finance director has been appointed to CN Group, the company that runs the Carlisle News & Star. Andrew Swanston is finance director at a Cockermouth brewer and pub company and is likely to join CN in Carlisle early

Big-hearted readers stump up the cash in Cumbria

A charity fund has received a huge boost thanks to a successful fun day organised by the North West Evening Mail. Mail readers have already helped raise more than £30,000 for the paper’s Heartsaver Appeal during the last few months.

News In Brief – from around the regions

FULL-TIME FOR PUPILS: Lunch was being served with a football theme today for pupils in Cambridgeshire schools. Twenty four hours before Chelsea were due to face Aston Villa in the FA Cup, the youngsters were tucking into turkey footballers, mini

MEN bids for seven titles

The Manchester Evening News dominates the shortlist for this year’s BT North West Press and Broadcast Awards. The paper is up against the Liverpol Echo and the Carlisle News & Star in the North West Daily Newspaper of the Year

Website is Jennifer's baby

Jennifer Burt – as a baby! Former Leicester Mercury health correspondent Jennifer Burt is helping to bring advice and reassurance to mums across the UK – with the help of the regional press. In November last year, Jennifer left the

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

More help for Mozambique

More regional daily papers have joined forces with aid agencies in the UK and abroad in a bid to relieve the suffering in flood-ravaged Mozambique. Many titles have devoted several pages to covering the efforts of their readers to raise

Bid to hide thug's identity dropped

Solicitors acting for a 17-year-old boy abandoned their battle to make his identity secret, when the judge revealed that he agreed with the North West Evening Mail – that the youth should be named. The teenager, Daniel Green, of Hartington

Paper names thug who tried to gag it

The North West Evening Mail has named a teenage thug who attempted to gag the paper. The 17-year-old boy, who is the subject of an anti-social behaviour order, threatened the newspaper with legal action in a bid to stop his

Editors settle complaints against their papers

Latest resolved complaints dealt with by the PCC. This story: 6.8.2003. The majority of complaints made to the Press Complaints Commission, which raise a possible breach of the Code of Practice, are resolved directly between the Commission’s staff, editors and

Latest resolved complaints dealt with by the PCC

The majority of complaints made to the Press Complaints Commission, which raise a possible breach of the Code of Practice, are resolved directly between the Commission’s staff, editors and complainants. These are either settled to the express satisfaction of the

Resolved complaints

Resolved complaints dealt with by the Press Complaints Commission during April, May and June 2001 The majority of complaints made to the Press Complaints Commission, which raise a possible breach of the Code of Practice, are resolved directly between the