News

20Jan
2016

Craig Nayman Appointed Chairman of Local Commercial Board

Craig Nayman, chief commercial officer for Archant, has been appointed chairman of the News Media Association’s Local Commercial Board. As chairman of the Board, Craig’s remit will be to oversee the local media sector’s co...

13Jan
2016

Local Media Works Marketing Update

Justin Fenton, head of marketing for Local Media Works, will be visiting member publishers around the UK in 2016, and running workshops for junior sales staff.  The workshops will see attendees get better conne...

06Jan
2016

Local Papers Drive Industry's LBA Campaign

Local Business Accelerators, the local media industry’s campaign to boost local businesses fronted by Dragons’ Den star Deborah Meaden, has got off to a flying start with local papers up and down the UK taking part. Organised by...

16Dec
2015

CN Group Sees Website Figures Surge in Wake of Floods

The CN Group saw a record number of page views on their news sites as a result of their coverage of last week’s floods, highlighting the important role that local newspapers have in communicating news to those affected by adverse weather c...

02Dec
2015

Local Media’s Industry Campaign to Boost Local Businesses Launches Today

Local Business Accelerators, the local media industry’s campaign to boost the best local businesses fronted by Dragons’ Den star Deborah Meaden, has launched today. Organised by Local Media Works, the marketing body for the loca...