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30.06.22

Higgerson: Digital Markets Unit Will Put Local Journalism On Sustainable Footing

The Digital Markets Unit will put local journalism on a sustainable footing by creating the right conditions for publishers to be fairly rewarded for their investment in news, Reach deputy group editor in chief David Higgerson has said.&nbs...

30.06.22

Applications Open For Journalism Diversity Fund

Applications are open for the NCTJ's Journalism Diversity Fund which supports aspiring journalists from diverse backgrounds through professional journalism training on NCTJ-accredited courses. Launched in 2005, the fund is no...

30.06.22

Expanded Remote Hearing Powers Come Into Force

Courts and tribunals may grant remote access to in-person and hybrid hearings after temporary measures introduced at the height of the pandemic were replaced by a permanent regime with "expanded powers." Judges could allow the public to rem...

30.06.22

The Irish News Chairman Jim Fitzpatrick Dies Aged 92

The Irish News chairman Jim Fitzpatrick has died aged 92. Mr Fitzpatrick was born in Belfast in 1929, the son of James F Fitzpatrick, a prominent County Down solicitor, and Ann Boylan, a schoolteacher who hailed from Ballybay in County...

23.06.22

Meredith: BBC Digital Presence Presents ‘Serious Challenge’ To Commercial Sector

The BBC’s massive digital presence presents a “serious challenge” to the ability of commercial publishers to commercialise their content in the online environment, News Media Association chief executive Owen Meredith has said. ...