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Met Police explains why it is 'somewhat disappointing' that journalists continue to submit FoIs on RIPA27 Feb 2015
The Metropolitan Police has said it is "disappointing" that journalists continue to make Freedom of Information requests on the use of the Regulation of Investigatory Powers Act against news organisations.
Trinity Mirror local newspaper websites double traffic year on year as group overtakes Johnston and Local World27 Feb 2015
Trinity Mirror's regional websites more than doubled their collective traffic year on year in the second half of 2014, the latest set of ABC results show.
27 Feb 2015
In January, the FT recorded a print circulation of 219,444, which is made up of 21,844 bulk copies and represents a 6.3 per cent year-on-year drop.
Michael Gove tells aspiring journalists it's the 'best job in the world' - but laughs off Daily Mail editorship rumours27 Feb 2015
Conservative Chief Whip Michael Gove described being a journalist as the "best job in the world" yesterday - but declined to say whether he might yet return to the industry.
26 Feb 2015
Stokes, who has been deputy editor of the Post since 2006, is to take over from Mean after he retires on 6 March.
25 Feb 2015
The only newspaper to publicly back the campaign for Scottish independence in September's referendum saw its circulation increase by 34.7 per cent in the second half of 2014. s.
25 Feb 2015
All paid-for regional daily newspapers saw their circulations decline in the second half of 2014, according to new ABC figures.
Independent publisher of 19-month-old Pembrokeshire Herald to launch two new paid-for Welsh weeklies24 Feb 2015
MegaGroup, based in Milford Haven, started publishing the Pembrokeshire Herald in July 2013. The 70p title now claims a paid-for circulation of 6,700.
Former Tory council candidate takes on Google in European Court over comments on 'Thanet slags' blog post24 Feb 2015
A former Conservative local council candidate has taken the United Kingdom to the European Court of Human Rights after he was blocked from suing Google over defamatory claims made on a blog.
23 Feb 2015
On Friday, Press Gazette declared victory in the Save Our Sources campaign when it emerged that the Government is to rush through interim measures to stop police viewing journalists' phone records without the oversight of a judge.
After a week of criticism from rivals, Daily Telegraph's 'cash for access' expose provides 'perfect response'23 Feb 2015
The newspaper’s front page story was described as the “perfect response” for the Telegraph after last week coming under fire over allegations that its editorial coverage of HSBC was compromised by its commercial wing.
20 Feb 2015
Watt, who along with Press Gazette is a finalist in next week's Paul Foot Award, is the latest in a long line of high-profile journalists to depart the Telegraph in recent months.
20 Feb 2015
This morning, Local World began advertising for “talented journalists obsessed with digital to join its new national team” based in its High Street Kensington office.
20 Feb 2015
Newsquest Hampshire editor-in-chief Ian Murray has told staff of proposals to cut the positions of picture editor and deputy picture editor - and create a "User Generated Content Editor" position.
Tindle steps into gap left by closure of Fulham and Hammersmith Chronicle with weekly newspaper launch19 Feb 2015
The newspaper is to be part of Tindle’s London Weekly News group, which was launched last November to cover Westminster, Kensington, Chelsea and Pimlico.
19 Feb 2015
Ordinarily, the resignation of an aggrieved senior journalist from a newspaper would make a story for Press Gazette and gain little coverage elsewhere.
18 Feb 2015
Last Tuesday, the day after BBC Panorama's expose and The Guardian's first of six consecutive splashes on the "HSBC files", the Financial Times and Daily Mail featured the story on their front pages.
i newspaper to increase cover price by 10p for second time in a year with weekday edition now costing 40p17 Feb 2015
The i newspaper is to increase its cover price by 10p for the second time in a year, from 30p to 40p on weekdays and 40p to 50p on Saturdays.
17 Feb 2015
Journalists may enjoy having a good moan about pay, working conditions and various difficulties associated with the job.
Former Daily Record chief reporter Gordon 'Porridge' Airs, who spent a night in jail to protect his source, dies aged 7516 Feb 2015
According to the Record, Airs became "the 'gold standard' for reporters in 1975 when he was sent to the police cells by a High Court judge".