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New editor is named for London title

Mick Ferris is to become the new editor of the Hackney Gazette. Currently deputy editor of North West London Newspapers, he is due to take over at the Gazette next month. Originally from Wolverhampton, Mick, (46), has had a varied

Launch for two new London titles

Two new titles have been added to the Times/Chronicle series produced by North West London Newspapers. Following the successful launch of the Hammersmith Times, Kensington Times and Harrow & Sudbury Chronicle at the start of 2002, the group has introduced

Transfer of eight titles refused: 13 given go-ahead

The sale of 13 London weekly newspapers to Newsquest has been approved by the Competition Commission. But eight other Independent News & Media titles were refused permission to sell up because of fears over a loss of competition in advertising

Northcliffe query over London weeklies

Northcliffe Newspapers could be about to table a rival bid for 27 weekly papers around London. The company has asked for Government advice on whether it could buy the titles from Independent News & Media. They are the newspapers that

Views sought in £60m newspapers purchase

The Government is seeking views on the planned purchase of 29 paid-for and 16 free weekly London newspapers by Newsquest from Independent News & Media. The £60m sale would have to be approved by the Secretary of State for Trade