News

By William Turvill 19 December 10:39
The free Burton Advertiser, a sister title to the Burton Mail, published its last edition this week.
By William Turvill 19 December 9:03
Belfast Telegraph editor Mike Gilson has moved to take over the Argus newspaper in Brighton.
By Emily Shackleton 19 December 6:16
Healthy Magazine is set to launch nationwide on newsstands in the UK and Republic of Ireland after 15 years of the health retail chain Holland & Barrett as the exclusive distributor.
By Dominic Ponsford 18 December 16:17
When Press Gazette first highlighted the fact the Met Police accessed the phone records of The Sun in order to find and punish three internal leakers the reaction was pretty much universal condemnation. I have yet to find anyone (insider or outside journalism) who thinks it is healthy for democracy, a free press or whistleblowers themselves that police are able to do this.
By William Turvill 18 December 15:27
Costing £3.99, the title was last audited by ABC in the year to June 2012, when its circulation was 9,287.
By Dominic Ponsford 18 December 13:53
A media campaign prompted by the treatment of journalists has led to strict new proposed time limits on police bail.
By Dominic Ponsford 18 December 12:10
Mail Online hit a new traffic record of averaging 12.5 million "unique browsers" per day in November according to ABC.
By Press Gazette 18 December 11:55
Manchester-based news agency Cavendish Press has won an apology from the HM Courts and Tribunal Service after one of its journalists was ordered by security staff to delete pictures she took of a defendant as she stood on a pavement outside a courthouse.
By Press Gazette 18 December 10:52
The Court of Appeal has rejected a bid by The Times to overturn an award of £60,000 in damages given to a police officer it said was investigated over corruption.
By William Turvill 18 December 8:11
Last month, Graham Johnson, 46, pleaded guilty at Westminster Magistrates' Court to intercepting communications in the course of transmission without lawful authority.
By PA Media Lawyer 17 December 16:19
The judge who decided that men being made subject to injunctions banning them from having contact with a girl they were alleged to have exploited sexually could be identified in the media has said he was "extremely surprised" at the stance taken by West Midlands Police.
By William Turvill 17 December 11:51
News Corp made an operating loss of £3.5m, down year on year from a £51m profit, in the year to June as it spent more than £100m on legal costs and financing the Management and Standards Committee.
By PA Mediapoint 17 December 8:45
Simon Harris was found guilty at Birmingham Crown Court today of a host of sex offences against vulnerable young Kenyan street boys.
By Court News UK 16 December 17:03
The public has a right to know about notorious Broadmoor inmates like the Yorkshire Ripper Peter Sutcliffe and M25 rapist Tony Imiela because of the heinous crimes they committed, the Sun six trial was told.
By Press Gazette 16 December 15:54

Long-serving BBC foreign correspondent Allan Little (pic: BBC) is leaving the corporation at the end of the year to "to pursue other projects".

By William Turvill 16 December 10:47
Journalists from the Newcastle Evening Chronicle, The Journal and The Sunday Sun have been barred from attending matches at Newcastle and press conferences since October 2013.
By William Turvill 16 December 9:28
The motion, which also threatens industrial action, was passed to oppose compulsory redundancies as the publisher plans to cut four photographer roles down to one full-time equivalent on its Worcester titles.
By Axegrinder 16 December 9:01
Labour leader Ed Miliband has asked colleagues to stop leaking stories to The Mail on Sunday, according to yesterday's Black Dog diary in the paper.
By Dominic Ponsford 16 December 8:46

Around 20 journalists are believed to have been arrested in a series of dawn raids in Turkey.

By Court News UK 15 December 17:11
Sun publisher News International (now known as News UK) is an unscrupulous "copper's nark" suppressing evidence of corruption to save Rebekah Brooks and itself from prosecution, a court heard.

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