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New editors for Newsquest weeklies

Phil Fleming has been appointed as the new editor of the Lancaster and Morecambe Citizen. Currently group editor of the Wirral Globe and Messenger series, he will take up his new role on November 25. Phil, (pictured), is returning to

Phil prepares to leave the Globe

The Wirral Globe looks set to get a new editor as Phil Fleming prepares to leave the paper. Phil, (51), has been group editor for the Wirral Globe and Messenger series for the past three years and has worked in

Globe begins a cash handout

The Wirral Globe has been entrusted to distribute a reader’s cash among local charities. An anonymous donor handed over the £4,000 and hoped the paper – with its contacts and local knowledge, would be best placed to decide which good

News in brief

Nottingham Evening Post deputy editor Jon Grubb was among the media professionals advising local charities how to get their message across at an East Midlands seminar this week.Make the Regional Media Work for You was aimed at the voluntary sector

Globe investigation reviewed by Home Office

An investigation into the availability of a harmful legal drug by the Wirral Globe has been passed to the Home Office for a forthcoming review. Following the death of Bebington resident Ian Hignett, who took Gamma Hydroxy Butyrate (GHB), the

A year of community action

The Wirral Globe has reflected on a year of action in the community, achieved with help from its readers. The newspaper launched an initiative to add extra names to the nation’s organ donor register and won the backing of Wirral

Globe success from foster feature

More children who need a new family have been finding homes thanks to the Wirral Globe. The newspaper has been running a series of features about fostering, looking at ideas behind it and the work involved. Now the local family

Newsroom celebrates as Guardian sweeps the board

Journalists at the Warrington Guardian are celebrating after scooping more than half of the prizes up for grabs at a regional newspaper awards ceremony. The Cheshire weekly’s reporters, sub-editors, sports team and photographers scooped top prizes in eight of the

North-west conference rewards editorial success

Editorial award winners stepped forward to receive recognition at the Newsquest Cheshire/Merseyside annual editorial conference. The event doubled as a disaster coverage seminar with press officers and emergency planners giving presentations about their procedures in dealing with the press in