News

19Apr
2018

Shortlists Announced For Regional Press Awards

Powerful local newspaper journalism has been showcased in the shortlist for the Society of Editors Regional Press Awards published today. The awards will be handed out at a ceremony over lunch to be held at the IET, Savoy Place in London on...

13Apr
2018

Dates Announced for Local Newspaper Week 2018

This year’s Local Newspaper Week, which will see daily and weekly local papers come together to celebrate the role played by local papers in communities across Great Britain, will be held from 14 to 20 May. Celebrating its 20th annive...

12Apr
2018

Local Media Works to Brief Cabinet Office on Local Media

Cabinet Office officials heard of the power of local media as a platform for national advertisers at a Local Media Works briefing session this morning. The meeting is part of Local Media Works’ ongoing dialogue with national advertise...

29Mar
2018

Geraldine Allinson: Brands Must Re-evaluate Ad Spend       

KM Media Group chairman Geraldine Allinson has called for brands to move spend back into highly trusted local media in the wake of further revelations about social media.   In a piece for Mediatel this week, Geraldine pointed to r...

28Mar
2018

Dobbies Runs Featurelink Campaign For Easter

Dobbies is running a campaign in local media through Local Media Works' Featurelink service which allows brands to connect with communities through a powerful combination of native content and advertising.  Planned and bought by MediaC...