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Local knowledge pays off

Local knowledge paid off for Tamworth Herald photographer Paul Barber. He ‘scooped’ a posse of national and regional press and TV cameramen for shots of one of the country’s hottest pop groups. He was one of dozens of lensmen at

News in brief

Survey favours traditional media. Plus: News readers to put PM on the spot – and more news in brief

Job swap journos get a new perspective on office life

A new staff exchange scheme is under way at Northcliffe Newspapers to nurture the group’s rising stars. A trial of the system at daily and weekly papers in the group shows journalists how key activities are carried out in other

Herald comes in for Govt praise for community work

A Home Office minister has singled out the Tamworth Herald and constituency MP Brian Jenkins, for praise for trying to combat anti-social behaviour. Hazel Blears MP, who has special responsibility for anti-social behaviour, added that the Herald was right to

Hero's story leads to royal meeting for deputy editor

Tamworth Herald deputy editor Phil Shanahan has presented the Duke of Kent with a memento of the newspaper’s award-winning Enigma campaign. The pair met at Bletchley Park for the launch of an exhibition which tells the story of Bletchley’s second

News in brief

The Western Daily Press has scored a success for its use of photography, lifting the European Newspaper Award – a contest which rewards ideas and design.West Country Life, a Saturday supplement, was commended for the way it used its pictures.

Annual tribute for hero honoured by the Herald

The community of Tamworth is set to pay tribute to war hero Colin Grazier with an annual ‘Grazier Day’. The plans for the tribute follow a five-year campaign by the Tamworth Herald to honour the unsung heroes. An official memorial