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By William Turvill | 01 Dec 2015
The Daily Express reports that its owner has “never spoken” to Trinity Mirror chief executive Simon Fox about a potential sale and is “irritated by what he sees at the Mirror Group’s using his name and prolonging the idea of a deal perhaps as a cheap means of shoring up their share price although th
Daily Star set to halve cover price to 20p on weekdays - newsagents body condemns move as 'commercial suicide'By Dominic Ponsford | 30 Sep 2015
According to newsagents trade body the NFRN, retailers have been told the price will fall to 20p during the week, 30p on Saturdays and 50p for the Sunday edition.
Express journalists angered over £334m profits for Richard Desmond as they suffer eight-year pay freezeBy William Turvill | 24 Sep 2015
Express Newspapers staff are said to be "spitting blood" after parent company Northern and Shell reported pre-tax profits of £333.7m in 2014. The near tenfold increase, up from £34.9m in 2013, came in the year Northern and Shell sold Channel 5 to Viacom for £463m.
By William Turvill | 02 Sep 2015
Daily Star Sunday deputy Stuart James has been named as the title's new editor.
By William Turvill | 02 Jul 2015
Press Gazette revealed earlier this year that Trinity – which publishes the Daily Mirror, Sunday Mirror, Sunday People as well as a number of regional and local titles – was seeking to buy Local World.
Richard Desmond: Paul Dacre has 'no balls', no regret over McCann libel, salaries at Express are 'pretty good'By William Turvill | 18 Jun 2015
Richard Desmond has accused Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre of having “no balls” as he defended his Express Newspapers regime.
By William Turvill and Press Association | 17 Apr 2015
The Daily Express owner Richard Desmond is donating another £1m to UKIP's election fighting fund.
By William Turvill | 07 Apr 2015
Louise Robinson joined Express Newspapers 22 years ago as a reporter and went on to work on the news and features desk before joining S Magazine.
By William Turvill and Dominic Ponsford | 17 Mar 2015
Trinity Mirror has confirmed it is in early discussions to acquire some of Richard Desmond's Express Newspapers titles.
By William Turvill | 05 Mar 2015
Northern and Shell has appointed Simon Haynes, the former managing director of IgnitionOne, its new head of digital for the group.
Daily Star Sunday editor thought to be leaving Express Newspapers as tabloid moves towards seven-day operationBy William Turvill | 30 Jan 2015
According to a well-placed source, Daily Star editor Dawn Neesom is to edit the seven-day operation.
By William Turvill | 23 Jan 2015
Former England footballer Paul Gascoigne is suing Express Newspapers again after winning damages from publisher less than a year ago.
By William Turvill | 16 Jan 2015
Three big names from the world of football have condemned plans to axe three out of nine sports reporting positions on the Daily Express.
'Journalism is about being a force for good and for change' - Ted Jeory joins Bureau of Investigative Journalism from ExpressBy Ashley Kirk | 13 Jan 2015
New deputy editor promises more investigations based in open source data as he makes a move from Express Newspapers
By William Turvill | 13 Jan 2015
The Daily Express's cartoonist was told he was at risk of compulsory redundancy on the same day as the Charlie Hebdo massacre, it has emerged.
By William Turvill | 22 Dec 2014
According to the Financial Times, Desmond has asked “long-term advisers Barclays to sound out buyers for the title”.
By Press Gazette | 12 Dec 2014
Desmond is believed to have discussed the gift at a meeting with UKIP leader Nigel Farage earlier this month.
By Dominic Ponsford | 02 Dec 2014
The Daily Express has apologised to Carr senior for a piece by Vanessa Feltz headlined: "Jimmy Carr's dad has a lot to answer for".
Express journalists urge Desmond to halt 'unsustainable' cutbacks which will leave titles 'dead in the water'By Dominic Ponsford | 25 Nov 2014
Journalists at Express Newspapers have urged owner Richard Desmond to halt cuts which will see the businesss team reduced to one, TV pages completely outsourced and regionalised sport pages stopped.
News in brief: Sunday Herald gets 64 per cent circulation boost after backing Yes vote, new Express deputy chairman, social media journalist 'murdered' in MexicoBy William Turvill | 27 Oct 2014
The only newspaper in Scotland to back the Yes vote for independence in last month's referendum, the Sunday Herald, saw its average circulation increase by 64 per cent year on year in September.