Local Newspaper Week 2017 Dates Announced

Organised by Local Media Works, this year’s Local Newspaper Week highlighting the power of local newspapers to make a difference to the communities they serve through campaigning will be held from 15 to 21 May. Weekly and daily local...


Business Secretary: Local Papers ‘Vital’ to Success of Local Business

Business Secretary Greg Clark has said that local newspapers “make a vital contribution” to the success of local businesses. Mr Clark was responding to a Parliamentary question from Ian Austin, MP for Dudley North, Labour, about...


Local Media Works Filler Ad Highlights Trust in Local Papers

Local Media Works has released a new filler ad for member local and regional media publishers highlighting the high levels of trust in local newsbrands amid the debate on fake news and the importance of trusted journalism.      ...


Newsquest Launches Another New Free Edition of The Argus

Newsquest has demonstrated its faith in the power of printed newspapers with the launch of two new editions of Sussex title The Argus in just four weeks.   Boasting a bumper 48 pages for its launch edition, the Lewes and South Coast Ar...


Department for Work and Pensions Uses Featurelink For State Pensions Campaign

More than 70 daily and weekly local newspaper titles are to run a Featurelink campaign for the Department of Work and Pensions encouraging people to get a forecast for their state pension.   Running later this month, the campaign - whi...