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Country & Town House
Edinburgh Evening News
ITV Meridian
The Mail on Sunday
News UK
Reach plc
Red Hut Media
S&P Global Market Intelligence
SportsPro
SquareMeal
The Sunday Times
Wales Online
Freelance Update - Emily Twinch


Country & Town House
Charlotte Rickards 
has joined Country & Town House as an Online Writer. Charlotte will be focusing on sustainability, interiors, culture and royals, and can be reached via email or found on LinkedIn. Her email should not be confused with that of Charlotte Metcalf​, who remains Associate Editor at Country & Town House and Editor of Great British Brands.

Edinburgh Evening News
Rhoda Morrison
has been appointed News Editor at the Edinburgh Evening News. Previously Digital News Editor at Suffolk News, Rhoda can be found on Twitter @RhodaFMorrison

ITV Meridian
After nearly four decades, one of ITV’s longest serving regional news anchors, Fred Dinenage is to leave ITV News Meridian at Christmas. Fred has anchored the 6pm flagship regional news programme across the South of England ever since 1983, working with presenters such as Fern Britton, Debbie Thrower and Natasha Kaplinsky. For the past 12 years Fred has co-hosted ITV News Meridian with Sangeeta Bhabra.

The Mail on Sunday
Miranda Thompson
has been promoted from Commissioning Editor to Features Editor for You Magazine. She can be found as @Mirande on Twitter and @m1randathompson on Instagram.

News UK
News UK Broadcasting and The Sunday Times have commissioned whynow, the media production house, to create The Sunday Times Culture Show. Launching on Friday 15 October on The Times and The Sunday Times YouTube Channel, the new weekly video series will be presented by Miquita Oliver and Grant Tucker.

Reach plc
Reach has unveiled four new senior editorial roles as part of its Live network recruitment drive:
In a newly created role, Laura Hill will join Reach’s Live network as SEO Editor. Laura is welcomed back to Reach after working at JPI Media, before this Laura worked for Reach at ChronicleLive and also formed part of the LeedsLive launch team in 2017.
Pete Gavan is now Senior Editor for the Live Network. He will work as part of the senior editorial team. Pete was previously regional group editor for Newsquest.
Network Content Editor Max Channon has also been promoted into the newly created role of Overnights Editor (Live Network). The overnight newsdesk services the Live network, including Scottish and Irish titles and works in conjunction with the Press Association.
Ben Green has been announced as Deputy Head of Social Media and Engagement. Ben has 16 years of journalism experience and will join Reach in November from JPI Media where he is currently Group Engagement Editor.

Red Hut Media
Cross Platform Media has been acquired by Red Hut Media. The specialist publisher produces the titles Future Constructor & Architect (FC&A), Public Sector Build Journal (PSBJ), i-Build and INEX Online. Rebecca Kemp can now be reached at her Red Hut Media email address for queries regarding FC&A, i-Build and INEX, and Hannah Woodger can be contacted for any PSBJ-related enquiries.

S&P Global Market Intelligence
Neil Denslow
has joined S&P Global Market Intelligence as a Senior Editor based in London. Neil previously worked in news and research at Bloomberg, where he served as a Corporate Credit Editor in Europe and ran the Asia transport team in Hong Kong. He can be reached via email and found on LinkedIn.
Thomas Beeton has joined LCD at S&P Global Market Intelligence as a reporter responsible for coverage of the European high yield bond market. He previously held the position of European Reporter at Bond Radar. Tom can be found on LinkedIn.

SportsPro
Steve McCaskill
has joined SportsPro as Technology and Media Editor. Steve will be looking at everything from broadcast and fan engagement initiatives through to the backend technology powering governing bodies, teams and venues. He will also be taking a keen interest in sports tech startups and financing. His Twitter handle is @Mickeycaskill. Steve will still be Mobile Industry Correspondent at TechRadar Pro and the Mobile Industry Awards, for which he can be reached at his other email address.

SquareMeal
Ellie Donnell
, previously at The River Group, has joined SquareMeal as a Senior Writer. She would like to receive pitches about new restaurant and bar openings in London and across the UK, as well as news relating to chefs and food. Ellie can be found on Instagram @ellie_donnell

The Sunday Times
Caroline Wheeler
(@cazjwheeler) has been appointed Political Editor at The Sunday Times as Tim Shipman (@ShippersUnbound) moves onto a new role as Chief Political Commentator. Caroline has been Deputy Political Editor since 2017. Additionally, Gabriel Pogrund (@Gabriel_Pogrund) has been promoted from Whitehall Correspondent to Whitehall Editor.

Wales Online
Ciaran Jones
has been promoted from Deputy Head of News to Head of News at Wales Online. He can be reached at the same email address or found on Twitter @ciaranjones1


Freelance Update - Emily Twinch
Emily Twinch
has now left her job as Editor of Nursing in Practice and gone freelance. She writes about a variety of subjects, including housing and healthcare. Her Twitter handle is @emilytwinch

 


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