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Media Moves: Financial Times
Aviation - 7th September 2011
Media Moves: Financial Times

Andrew Parker has now taken up his new role as Financial Times’ Aerospace Correspondent. He was previously the FT’s Telecoms Editor.

blogs The News of the World could easily have been saved
Media - 8th July 2011
The News of the World could easily have been saved

Regardless of whether the News of the World is your sort of newspaper, until recent days it has been a highly valuable asset. Add together the paper’s 168-year history, its ...

Media - 1st July 2011
Media Moves: The Independent / i

Independent Print Limited has announced the appointment of Chris Blackhurst as editor of The Independent. Chris joins The Independent from his award-winning role as city editor and columnist on the London ...

Media - 18th January 2011
Media Moves: The Times

Business and city editor David Wighton has been appointed associate editor for business and politics at The Times. David will become the paper’s chief business commentator, writing a column on ...

Media - 11th January 2011
Media Moves: Financial Times

Andrew Hill has now started his new role as management editor at the Financial Times. Andrew, who was previously city editor, will write a weekly column (first column appearing on ...

Media - 26th November 2010
Media Moves: Andrew Hill appointed FT management editor

Andrew Hill has been appointed as management editor of the Financial Times, moving from his current role as City editor to take up the new post. Jonathan Guthrie, currently enterprise ...

Aviation - 23rd November 2010
Media Moves: The Sunday Times/Daily Mail

Karl West, city news editor at the Daily Mail, is leaving to join The Sunday Times as senior business reporter. He starts at The Sunday Times on Tuesday 7 December, ...

Media - 2nd November 2010
New UK national newspaper: will the i have it?

Back in March, we reported the sale of The Independent and Independent on Sunday to Alexander Lebedev, the Russian billionaire. As Lebedev had turned his earlier purchase, the London Evening ...

Media - 28th October 2010
Media Moves: The Independent and i

Rebecca Gonsalves has joined the news desks at The Independent and i as Editorial Assistant.

Media - 26th October 2010
Media Moves: i

The Independent has today launched i, a new daily newspaper from Independent News & Media. The publication is available Monday to Friday and complements The Independent. i is specifically targeted ...

Media - 30th September 2010
Media Moves: The Sunday Times

Karl West, city news editor at the Daily Mail, is joining The Sunday Times as senior business reporter in December, covering the transport, defence and industrial sectors. Karl has been ...

Media - 14th September 2010
Media Moves: The Economist

Matthew Symonds, formerly industry editor at The Economist, is now defence correspondent. Business writers Iain Carson and Simon Wright will now be covering industry.