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Mail scooped the nationals with Mandelson statement

The Hartlepool Mail scooped the national press last week with an exclusive statement from Peter Mandelson after he was nominated as Britain’s next European commissioner. The MP telephoned Mail editor Paul Napier the night before his nomination was officially announced

Media in news blackout over kidnap

Media organisations were asked to abide by a voluntary news blackout as news of a kidnap on Teesside emerged. Cleveland Police organised a news blackout – which affected the Hartlepool Mail and Teesside’s Evening Gazette, as well as other media

New editor appointed at Scarborough title

Ed Asquith is to become the new editor of the Scarborough Evening News. Currently editorial director of the Yorkshire Weekly Newspaper Group, he will join the Scarborough title on June 30. He takes over from Paul Napier, who was appointed

Sports writer dies aged 56

Scarborough Evening News sports reporter Tony Smith has died. He was 56. He had covered Scarborough Football Club for the paper for the past six seasons and was a familiar face at the club’s McCain Stadium. Before joining the Evening

New editor is named at Hartlepool Mail

Paul Napier has been appointed as the new editor of the Hartlepool Mail, succeeding Harry Blackwood, who left the company in March. Paul is currently editor of the Scarborough Evening News, a post he has held since November 2001. He

Paper backs football club with cash

A five-figure sponsorship deal has been announced to put the Evening News on the shirt of Scarborough FC next season. The newspaper is backing the club in a deal that was agreed after talks between football club chairman Malcolm Reynolds

New editor for Scarborough newspaper

Paul Napier has been named as the new editor of the Scarborough Evening News. Paul, (35), joins the Evening News from the Bucks Herald in Aylesbury, where he was previously editor-in-chief. He said: “I’m delighted to be joining the Evening