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Regionals | 24 April 15 : 16.00
A Johnston Press hashtag, #WhatMattersToMe, will feature as Twitter's top promoted trend all day on Monday in a joint venture.
Nationals | 24 April 15 : 09.52
The Sun has accused Labour of targeting its owner, News UK, “as a direct result of our opposition”.
Nationals | 24 April 15 : 10.35
The Sun's online news editor Vince Soodin has condemned Operation Elveden for turning into "a probe into unauthorised leaks to journalists – whether they were paid for or not". Soodin, along with former News of the World reporter Lucy Panton, was officially cleared at the Old Bailey yesterday - nearly three years after his initial arrest.
Regionals | 24 April 15 : 08.26
Fewer than half of Johnston Press’s employees (48.9 per cent) would recommend the company “as a good place to work”, according to an internal staff survey.
Criminal law | 24 April 15 : 10.04
Former editor local newspaper editor has lost his appeal against a conviction for publishing a story which breached an anonymity order under section 39 of the Children and Young Persons Act 1933.
Nationals | 23 April 15 : 12.14
Former News of the World reporter Lucy Panton has spoken out for the first time about her four-year, "hellish ordeal" after she was formally cleared in court today.
Websites | 23 April 15 : 13.29
Mail Online online readership dipped in March after a record month in February.
Regionals | 23 April 15 : 04.22
Guernsey Police is investigating a leak to the BBC described by the force’s chief as “one of the most irresponsible I have ever come across”.­­­
Nationals | 23 April 15 : 09.38
The Conservatives have been accused of running a campaign of “control freakery” after the party refused to allow journalists to cover David Cameron and Boris Johnson’s appearance at a nursery yesterday.
Regionals | 23 April 15 : 10.02
A journalist who spent 25 years as an editor is stepping down as Johnston Press roles out its “newsroom of the future” restructure in Buckinghamshire
Nationals | 22 April 15 : 09.06
Former Daily Mirror editor Piers Morgan has been questioned by Scotland Yard detectives in connection with claims of phone-hacking.
Magazines | 21 April 15 : 11.34
An environmental journalist has achieved a victory over the Information Commissioner in an attempt to obtain information about bad landlords under the Freedom of Information Act.
Nationals | 21 April 15 : 10.36
The Sun has declined to remove or edit a controversial column about migrants written by Katie Hopkins despite a complaint to police and more than 200,000 signing a protest petition.
Nationals | 20 April 15 : 12.03
It is nearly four years after the start of Operation Elveden and the subsequent arrest and/or charging of at least 34 journalists.
Regionals | 21 April 15 : 10.51
Following successful pilots in West Yorkshire and the North East, the BBC Local Live stream is to be taken to Birmingham (pictured) and will be used across the country by mid-2016, according to the corporation.
Regionals | 21 April 15 : 09.04
The SNP and Plaid Cymru have called for Scotland and Wales to have a greater share of BBC resources in their 2015 election manifestos.(Picture: Leaders' debate, Reuters)
Criminal law | 20 April 15 : 09.01
Cleared Sun royal editor Duncan Larcombe has called for the chief of Met Police and the Director of Public Prosecutions to resign.

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'Eight officers stormed into my bedroom shouting Met Police': Reporter's three-year ordeal 'for writing story about a fox'
The Sun's online news editor Vince Soodin has condemned Operation Elveden for turning into "a probe into unauthorised leaks to journalists – whether they were paid for or not". Soodin, along with former News of the World reporter Lucy Panton, was officially cleared at the Old Bailey yesterday - nearly three years after his initial arrest.