Local World

By Dominic Ponsford | 25 Apr 2016
A further 14 editorial jobs are to go at titles in the Local World regional newspaper group which was bought by Trinity Mirror last November.
By John Reynolds | 22 Apr 2016
The editor of the Derby Telegraph is the third senior editor of a daily title in the Local World group of newspapers, which were purchased by Trinity Mirror for £220 million last year, to leave the newspaper group.
By John Keenan | 19 Apr 2016
A regional newspaper publisher has attacked the competition regulator's refusal to take action on the Trinity Mirror take-over of Local World.
By John Keenan | 18 Apr 2016
Trinity Mirror is merging the news teams at two regional titles, with the loss of up to eight editorial jobs.
By William Turvill | 09 Feb 2016
The publisher has divided its business into 11 regions, each with its own managing director and editor-in-chief.
By William Turvill | 03 Feb 2016
Patrick Phelvin has replaced Jon-Paul Hedge as editor of the twice-weekly newspaper.
By Dominic Ponsford | 14 Jan 2016
According to Trinity Mirror the site employed four journalists: one had already handed in his notice, one is a contractor and two are set to work on other projects.
By Dominic Ponsford | 06 Jan 2016
The Western Morning News has closed its Sunday edition.
By Dominic Ponsford | 28 Oct 2015
Local World was launched by David Montgomery three years ago with a promise that it signalled the start of “the fightback in Britain’s regional media industry”.
By William Turvill and Dominic Ponsford | 28 Oct 2015
Trinity Mirror has confirmed it is to buy regional publisher Local World.
By Dominic Ponsford | 16 Oct 2015
Local World digital director Matt Kelly is leaving after 18 months to join rival regional publisher Archant as chief content officer.
By William Turvill | 08 Oct 2015
More than 300 local newspapers have been closed in the past ten years, according to Press Gazette research.
By PA Mediapoint | 14 Sep 2015
Publisher Trinity Mirror has confirmed it is in talks to take over local newspaper group Local World in a reported £200m deal.
By William Turvill | 03 Sep 2015
The 32-page Grimsby Target will be delivered to 33,500 homes in North East Lincolnshire last week.
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.
By William Turvill | 01 Jul 2015
Daily Mail and General Trust and Trinity Mirror, which own 59 per cent of Local World shares, earn more than £25m between them from this profit.
By William Turvill | 22 Jun 2015
Sent out every work day at 5pm to Android mobile and tablet handsets, the app editions contain "a digestible collection of the most important and entertaining content" from the local area.
By Dominic Ponsford | 05 May 2015
Croydon Advertiser editor Glenn Ebrey is stepping down and his role is to be divided up between existing staff.
By Samuel Osborne | 29 Apr 2015
An editor of a weekly newspaper has left her position after six years to become editor of another weekly owned by a rival publisher.
By John Reynolds | 26 Mar 2015
Trinity Mirror is understood to be in negotiations to buy David Montgomery’s regional newspaper group Local World, according to industry sources.

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