ITV Granada will air an exclusive interview with Derek Hatton, in which he reveals he’s rejoined the Labour party – almost 30 years after he was expelled. The former deputy leader of Liverpool City Council was dubbed a “militant firebrand” in the 1980s, but told Granada’s Party People that he decided to rejoin the party on […]News
Described by editor, Peter Barron as a “new era in a proud history”, The Northern Echo is to become one of the first regional newspapers to introduce a paywall.News
Liverpool’s Rippleffect has been appointed as Aston Villa’s digital partner.
The digital agency will work with the club’s marketing and communications team to plan and create a new official website as part of a long-term contract.News
In an attempt to attract more younger, ‘urbanite’ readers, local newspaper publisher Johnston Press has today announced a revamped entertainments offering, WOW247.News
True North Productions has been commissioned for a third and fourth series of CBBC show Junior Vets, as the channel looks to build on the success and appeal of the brand.
Following two series which each saw six children participate in daily veterinary procedures at the School of Veterinary Studies in Edinburgh, the show will be getting out to other locations in the UK.News
Citypress has appointed online journalist Mark Spence to lead its content marketing practice.
Spence joins the Manchester-based agency from Mirror.co.uk where, as head of content, he led a 15-strong team of journalists responsible for sourcing, curating and producing original digital content.News
The Yorkshire town of Golcar is getting accustomed to sharing the landscape with film crews as work starts on the new ITV drama series, Jericho starring Jessica Raine.
The eight part series is based in the 1870s and tells the tale of people living in the shantytown, built in the shadow of a viaduct, which the community was brought together to construct.News
It’s goodbye to Car Loan 4U and hello to Zuto.
The new brand identity signals the changing shape of the Manchester business and is intended to reflect all of its customer support rather than simply focussing on financing.News