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MEN crowned NW Daily of the Year

The Manchester Evening News was named Daily Newspaper of the Year in last night’s BT North West Press and Broadcast Awards. We have the full list of winners and runners-up, plus what the judges said. Daily Newspaper of the Year:

43 per cent pass rate for Autumn NCE

The National Certificate has been awarded to 103 candidates who sat the NCE earlier this year – a pass rate of 43 per cent. Just under half the 239 candidates entered for the exam have qualified as journalists after sitting

NCE success for 55 per cent of candidates

A 55 per cent pass rate in the Spring 2003 National Certificate Examination means that 156 candidates have qualified as journalists. A total of 286 candidtates sat the NCE in April at 16 centres across the UK. The candidates who

Longest-serving lensman to retire after 50 years

Stockport Express photographer Derek Martin is to retire later this month after half a century in regional newspapers. The chief photographer, who turns 65 next week, is Guardian Media Group’s longest continuously serving employee – with a total of 50

Search begins for new News Letter editor

The new owners of the Belfast-based News Letter have begun the search for a new editor following the departure of Nigel Wareing. Nigel (pictured) had worked for the former Trinity Mirror newspaper for the past year, and was previously editor-in-chief

Revamp will give readers more

A new-look Manchester Metro News will hit the streets later this week, complete with a new 16-page pull-out magazine. Staff at the free weekly have been working on changes to the paper since last October, and on Friday readers will

Manchester editor looks forward to new challenge

Nigel Wareing, editor-in-chief of Guardian Media Group’s Greater Manchester Weekly Newspapers southern division, is to become editor of the News Letter in Belfast. In his new role Nigel, (43), will be responsible for the daily News Letter, the free Belfast