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The Moscow Times
Russian Tycoon Lebedev in Talks to Sell The Independent's i NewspaperRussian business tycoon Alexander Lebedev and his son Yevgeny, owners of The In
Russian Tycoon Lebedev in Talks to Sell The Independent's i Newspaper
The Moscow Times / Posted 16 hours ago
Russian business tycoon Alexander Lebedev and his son Yevgeny, owners of The Independent newspaper, are set to sell its cheap spin-off, the i newspaper, the Financial Times reported Thursday. The potential buyer of the i newspaper, British publisher... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
NUJ calls for clarification over Johnston Press - Lebedev dealAs reported earlier today, JP is in “late stage” talks with i owner ESI Media o
NUJ calls for clarification over Johnston Press - Lebedev deal
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 17 hours ago
As reported earlier today, JP is in “late stage” talks with i owner ESI Media over a £24m bid to buy the title, which sells 275,000 copies each day. But the union says its regional reps have expressed “astonishment” at the proposed deal in the light... Read more
17h
Zero Hedge
February 11Overnight Media Digest - Theranos' main retail partner Walgreens threatened to
February 11
Zero Hedge / Posted 17 hours ago
Overnight Media Digest - Theranos' main retail partner Walgreens threatened to terminate its relationship with the blood-testing company unless it quickly fixes the problems found by federal inspectors at a laboratory in California, people familiar... Read more
18h
Vavel
USWNT Thrash Costa Rica 5-011-02-2016 Olympic Qualifiers: The United States kick of the tournament with
USWNT Thrash Costa Rica 5
Vavel / Posted 18 hours ago
-011-02-2016 Olympic Qualifiers: The United States kick of the tournament with a landslide 5-0 victory over Costa Rica at Toyota Stadium on Wednesday, United States: Solo; Krieger (Hinkle, 68), Johnston (Press, 74),... Read more
20h
International Business Times
Johnston Press confirms it is in advanced talks on i Newspaper takeover from Lebedev family Johnston Press has confirmed it is in advanced talks with the Lebedev family to
Johnston Press confirms it is in advanced talks on i Newspaper takeover from Lebedev family
International Business Times / Posted 20 hours ago
Johnston Press has confirmed it is in advanced talks with the Lebedev family to take over the Independent's cut-price tabloid i Newspaper. The Yorkshire Post owner said it is likely to pay £24m for the paper. The London-listed local press giant,... Read more
20h
thebee
Scotsman-Owner Confirms £24m i InterestThe publisher of The Scotsman has said it is in "late stage discussions" to buy
Scotsman-Owner Confirms £24m i Interest
thebee / Posted 20 hours ago
The publisher of The Scotsman has said it is in "late stage discussions" to buy the i - the low cost national title - from its Russian owner. Johnston Press (JP) said the price it was expecting to pay Independent Print Limited (IPL) for the i was... Read more
20h
Market Watch
Johnston in talks to buy U.K.'s \(Adds background) LONDON--U.K. regional newspaper publisher Johnston Press PLC
Johnston in talks to buy U.K.'s \
Market Watch / Posted 20 hours ago
(Adds background) LONDON--U.K. regional newspaper publisher Johnston Press PLC (JPR.LN) said Thursday it is in talks about buying the "i" newspaper from Russian businessman Alexander Lebedev's media company Independent Print Ltd. for around 24... Read more
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21h
Evening Standard
Johnston Press ‘in late-stage talks’ to buy the i newspaperJohnston Press today announced that it is in “late-stage discussions” to buy th
Johnston Press ‘in late-stage talks’ to buy the i newspaper
Evening Standard / Posted 21 hours ago
Johnston Press today announced that it is in “late-stage discussions” to buy the i newspaper from Independent Print Limited for £24 million. It said that a combination of its own local newspaper titles and the i would make it the UK’s fourth-largest... Read more
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23h
EveningTimes Online
Johnston Press in advanced talks to buy national daily newspaper IRegional publisher Johnston Press confirmed it is in advanced talks to buy cut-
Johnston Press in advanced talks to buy national daily newspaper I
EveningTimes Online / Posted 23 hours ago
Regional publisher Johnston Press confirmed it is in advanced talks to buy cut-price national daily newspaper i for around £24 million. Johnston, which owns more than 200 titles including the Yorkshire Post and The Scotsman, said the deal would... Read more
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23h
Daily Telegraph
Johnston Press confirms £24m talks to buy the i newspaperHowever, the future of The Independent - which is 30 years old this year - The
Johnston Press confirms £24m talks to buy the i newspaper
Daily Telegraph / Posted 23 hours ago
However, the future of The Independent - which is 30 years old this year - The Independent on Sunday and its website remains unclear as Johnston Press' statement did not mention it. The i newspaper, which has had its cover price raised twice since... Read more
23h
heraldscotland
Johnston Press 'in advanced talks to buy national daily newspaper i'Regional publisher Johnston Press confirmed it is in advanced talks to buy cut-
Johnston Press 'in advanced talks to buy national daily newspaper i'
heraldscotland / Posted 23 hours ago
Regional publisher Johnston Press confirmed it is in advanced talks to buy cut-price national daily newspaper i for around £24 million. Johnston, which owns more than 200 titles including the Yorkshire Post and The Scotsman, said the deal would... Read more
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Scotsman
Johnston Press in talks over £24m deal for i newspaper Johnston Press, led by chief executive Ashley Highfield, is in talks to buy th
Johnston Press in talks over £24m deal for i newspaper
Scotsman / Posted yesterday
Johnston Press, led by chief executive Ashley Highfield, is in talks to buy the i newspaper. Picture: Ian Rutherford Media group Johnston Press in talks to buy the i newspaper for about £24... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Johnston Press confirms it is in talks to buy the iThe company, which recently announced it was seeking to sell some of its 200-pl
Johnston Press confirms it is in talks to buy the i
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted yesterday
The company, which recently announced it was seeking to sell some of its 200-plus regional titles, is in “late stage discussions” over a deal to purchase the cut-price stablemate of the Independent and Independent on Sunday. The newspaper, launched... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Lebedevs locked in talks with Johnston Press to sell i newspaperThe deal will be viewed as something of a coup for Ashley Highfield, chief exec
Lebedevs locked in talks with Johnston Press to sell i newspaper
Daily Telegraph / Posted yesterday
The deal will be viewed as something of a coup for Ashley Highfield, chief executive of Johnston, who since the start of the year has cut its pension deficit and vowed to offload some of its 220 regional titles. One source said the talks remained on... Read more
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Wakefield Today
Pontefract family back our Yorkshire hospices appealAn 18-year-old Pontefract girl with a life-limiting illness is one of nearly 1,
Pontefract family back our Yorkshire hospices appeal
Wakefield Today / Posted yesterday
An 18-year-old Pontefract girl with a life-limiting illness is one of nearly 1,000 young people supported by Yorkshire’s three children’s hospices - and our new appeal will help more to benefit from their vital work. Today the Express announces a... Read more
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chad
WIN: Meet The X Factor Live stars at Sheffield ArenaThe X Factor winner Louisa Johnson and all the top acts from the latest series
WIN: Meet The X Factor Live stars at Sheffield Arena
chad / Posted yesterday
The X Factor winner Louisa Johnson and all the top acts from the latest series of the hit TV show are heading for Sheffield Arena - and we’re giving YOU the chance to meet them. We also have tickets to be won to see The X Factor Live Tour at the... Read more
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chad
WIN: Meet The X Factor Live stars at Sheffield ArenaThe X Factor winner Louisa Johnson and all the top acts from the latest series
WIN: Meet The X Factor Live stars at Sheffield Arena
chad / Posted 2 days ago
The X Factor winner Louisa Johnson and all the top acts from the latest series of the hit TV show are heading for Sheffield Arena - and we’re giving YOU the chance to meet them. We also have tickets to be won to see The X Factor Live Tour at the... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
WIN: Meet The X Factor Live stars at Sheffield ArenaThe X Factor winner Louisa Johnson and all the top acts from the latest series
WIN: Meet The X Factor Live stars at Sheffield Arena
Derbyshire Times / Posted 2 days ago
The X Factor winner Louisa Johnson and all the top acts from the latest series of the hit TV show are heading for Sheffield Arena - and we’re giving YOU the chance to meet them. We also have tickets to be won to see The X Factor Live Tour at the... Read more
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Aljazeera
The perilous state of Scottish mediaIn 2014, 97 percent of people in Scotland registered to vote in the Scottish in
The perilous state of Scottish media
Aljazeera / Posted 3 days ago
In 2014, 97 percent of people in Scotland registered to vote in the Scottish independence referendum. The period leading up to the vote prompted a surge in political engagement which mobilised politicians and the public alike. Regardless of the... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Strike threat over Johnston Press Scottish restructure planStaff at Johnston Press’s Scottish titles have upgraded their threat of strike
Strike threat over Johnston Press Scottish restructure plan
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
Staff at Johnston Press’s Scottish titles have upgraded their threat of strike action after details emerged of a planned restructure. Last month the company warned of job losses across its business and promised a series of follow-up announcements on... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Housing developers pay homage to site's newspaper heritageA new housing project has been named after the regional newspaper printing plan
Housing developers pay homage to site's newspaper heritage
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 6 days ago
A new housing project has been named after the regional newspaper printing plant that once occupied the site. The Print Works is a development of 60 homes built on the site of the Peterborough Telegraph’s former printing presses at Oundle Road,... Read more
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chad
Win a place at Pongo’s PartyYou are invited to Marty MacDonald’s Farm for Pongo’s Party; a brand new show w
Win a place at Pongo’s Party
chad / Posted 7 days ago
You are invited to Marty MacDonald’s Farm for Pongo’s Party; a brand new show with CBeebies’ Justin Fletcher and Nicole Davis as the voices of Pongo the Pig and Molly-Moo the Cow. And what’s more, here at the Chad we’ve teamed up with Mansfield’s... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
New appointment at digital ad platform 1XLA digital advertising platform founded by more than 20 regional newspaper publi
New appointment at digital ad platform 1XL
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 7 days ago
A digital advertising platform founded by more than 20 regional newspaper publishers has appointed a new sales chief. Victoria Swainson has taken up the role of head of programmatic with 1XL, the digital advertising platform created by publishers... Read more
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holdthefrontpage.co.uk
Confusing labels and depressing language at Johnston PressI’ve tried, really hard, to make sense of the words used by and about Johnston
Confusing labels and depressing language at Johnston Press
holdthefrontpage.co.uk / Posted 7 days ago
I’ve tried, really hard, to make sense of the words used by and about Johnston Press to describe its products, target market and ideal readers. Johnston Press became a big talking point last week when it revealed what were supposed to be four... Read more
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Evening Standard
Banks take a battering over new financial crisis threatThe sell-off of banking stocks accelerated on Wednesday as all the big, High St
Banks take a battering over new financial crisis threat
Evening Standard / Posted 8 days ago
The sell-off of banking stocks accelerated on Wednesday as all the big, High Street lenders languished at the bottom of the blue-chip ladder. More than £42 billion has been wiped off the value of the FTSE 100 banks this year amid a sector-wide... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Johnston Press belt-tightening puts squeeze on Northern Ireland weeklies Presses roll: But for how long? There are rumblings of a shake-up within Joh
Johnston Press belt-tightening puts squeeze on Northern Ireland weeklies
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
Presses roll: But for how long? There are rumblings of a shake-up within Johnston Press, which owns several newspapers in Northern Ireland including the News Letter. Several... Read more
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Chichester Observer
Nominations for Observer & Gazette Businss Awards open - Chichester Observer with your email account {* traditionalSignIn_emailAddre
Nominations for Observer & Gazette Businss Awards open
Chichester Observer / Posted 21 days ago
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Scotsman
Johnston Press highlights digital growth ahead of results Johnston Press chief executive Ashley Highfield Media group Johnston Press to
Johnston Press highlights digital growth ahead of results
Scotsman / Posted 23 days ago
Johnston Press chief executive Ashley Highfield Media group Johnston Press today said its annual results were set to meet expectations amid a rise in digital revenues. The Edinburgh-based... Read more
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Bury Free Press
Leeds United boss: ‘If Ipswich Town are the benchmark, I’ll take that’ + HIGHLIGHTSWest Suffolk and south Norfolk-based Ipswich Town fans were left scratching the
Leeds United boss: ‘If Ipswich Town are the benchmark, I’ll take that’ + HIGHLIGHTS
Bury Free Press / Posted 29 days ago
West Suffolk and south Norfolk-based Ipswich Town fans were left scratching their heads as often controversial manager Steve Evans launched what was seen as a veiled attack on Mick McCarthy’s side after the Blues came-from-behind to win 2-1 last... Read more
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chad
WIN: Cineworld Sheffield VIP Experience ticketsCinema fans can now get the Hollywood A-list treatment with the UK's first Cine
WIN: Cineworld Sheffield VIP Experience tickets
chad / Posted a month ago
Cinema fans can now get the Hollywood A-list treatment with the UK's first Cineworld VIP Experience in Sheffield - including 'lazy boy' style electronic reclining seats. And we're giving you the chance to win tickets to the official opening THIS... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
WIN: Cineworld Sheffield VIP Experience ticketsCinema fans can now get the Hollywood A-list treatment with the UK's first Cine
WIN: Cineworld Sheffield VIP Experience tickets
Derbyshire Times / Posted a month ago
Cinema fans can now get the Hollywood A-list treatment with the UK's first Cineworld VIP Experience in Sheffield - including 'lazy boy' style electronic reclining seats. And we're giving you the chance to win tickets to the official opening THIS... Read more
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Spalding Today
You are simply amazing! Our readers bring Christmas joy by donating tonnes to foodbank appealJust a few weeks ago we urged our readers to help bring Christmas cheer to peop
You are simply amazing! Our readers bring Christmas joy by donating tonnes to foodbank appeal
Spalding Today / Posted 1 months ago
Just a few weeks ago we urged our readers to help bring Christmas cheer to people who were struggling to afford to eat. Your response was amazing. It helped foodbanks across our region collect tonnes of food which will give thousands of families and... Read more
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Horncastle Today
You are simply amazing! Our readers bring Christmas joy by donating tonnes to foodbank appealJust a few weeks ago we urged our readers to help bring Christmas cheer to peop
You are simply amazing! Our readers bring Christmas joy by donating tonnes to foodbank appeal
Horncastle Today / Posted 1 months ago
Just a few weeks ago we urged our readers to help bring Christmas cheer to people who were struggling to afford to eat. Your response was amazing. It helped foodbanks across our region collect tonnes of food which will give thousands of families and... Read more
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Bury Free Press
You are simply amazing! Our readers bring Christmas joy by donating tonnes to foodbank appealJust a few weeks ago we urged our readers to help bring Christmas cheer to peop
You are simply amazing! Our readers bring Christmas joy by donating tonnes to foodbank appeal
Bury Free Press / Posted 1 months ago
Just a few weeks ago we urged our readers to help bring Christmas cheer to people who were struggling to afford to eat. Your response was amazing. It helped foodbanks across our region collect tonnes of food which will give thousands of families and... Read more
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Louth Leader
You are simply amazing! Our readers bring Christmas joy by donating tonnes to foodbank appealJust a few weeks ago we urged our readers to help bring Christmas cheer to peop
You are simply amazing! Our readers bring Christmas joy by donating tonnes to foodbank appeal
Louth Leader / Posted 1 months ago
Just a few weeks ago we urged our readers to help bring Christmas cheer to people who were struggling to afford to eat. Your response was amazing. It helped foodbanks across our region collect tonnes of food which will give thousands of families and... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Johnston Press set to cut 13 editorial jobs in Northern Ireland Staff have been told that the firm wants between eight and 13 voluntary edito
Johnston Press set to cut 13 editorial jobs in Northern Ireland
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
Staff have been told that the firm wants between eight and 13 voluntary editorial redundancies with other non-editorial jobs also under threat The publisher of the News Letter is to... Read more

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