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24.09.20

Making a Difference Highlights Powerful News Media Campaigning

The Making a Difference showcase launched for Journalism Matters highlights powerful national and local news media campaigning which has made a real difference to people’s lives. At the start of Journalism Matters on Monday 5 October...

24.09.20

Labour Continues To Press On Business Rates Relief For News Media

Labour have continued to press the Government over business rates relief for news media, urging Ministers this morning to bring in the measure “before we lose even more valued local newspapers.” In DCMS questions Tanmanjeet Sing...

24.09.20

MPs Raise Concerns Over Planning Notices

MPs have raised concerns about proposals to remove planning notices from local newspapers which could see millions of people missing out on vital information that affects their environment. Following the launch of the Planning for the Futur...

24.09.20

Traditional Media Remains Most Important Source Of Covid-19 News

Traditional media remains the most-used source of news and information about Covid-19, the most recent Ofcom report into media usage during the coronavirus pandemic has found.   The report found that traditional media - newsp...

17.09.20

CMA Calls For Strong International ‘Coherence’ In Tackling The Tech Giants  

The Competition and Markets Authority has called for “strong coherence between different regimes internationally” in tackling the issues caused by the dominance of the tech giants. In its response to the European Commission...