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Mail on Sunday
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Newsweek
Press Gazette
Reach plc
Time Out
Times Higher Education
The Wedding Edition

 

Archant
Paul Jones
will be moving to Archant at the end of this month, joining them from Newsquest, where he currently edits the Somerset County Gazette and associated titles. At Archant Paul will oversee the Weston Mercury and North Somerset Times in Somerset and the Sidmouth Herald, Midweek Herald and Exmouth Journal in Devon. He can be found on Twitter @gazettepaul

BikeBiz
Alex Ballinger
is now Editor of BikeBiz. Previously Digital News Editor at Cycling Weekly, Alex can be reached via email or found on Twitter @alexballi_

Channel 4
Esme Wren
(@esmewren) has been appointed the next Editor of Channel 4 News, taking up her post in the new year. Esme joins ITN from the BBC, where she has led Newsnight for three years, delivering a raft of major exclusives and investigations. She replaces Ben de Pear who stepped down as editor in August after almost 10 years in the post.

Mail on Sunday
Andrew Davies
is Assistant Editor (Arts and Culture) overseeing coverage of film, TV, theatre, music, books, art, dance and comedy in the Mail on Sunday.
Associate Arts Editor Keeba Critchlow has started maternity leave. In her absence, please send film, art, theatre, music, dance and comedy press releases to the events email and Neil Armstrong, who will be running the review pages.

NationalWorld
Heather Carrick
has been appointed as a Digital Journalist for NationalWorld. Previously a Facebook Community Reporter for the Glasgow Times, Heather can be reached via email or found on Twitter @hevcarrick

Newsweek
Hannah Osborne
has returned to Newsweek from her maternity leave, assuming a new role of Nature Editor. Hannah was previously Science Editor, a role which will be permanently filled by Kashmira Gander, who was covering for Hannah in her absence.

Press Gazette
Charlotte Tobitt 
has been promoted to UK Editor at Press Gazette, where she was previously News Editor. Charlotte can be reached via email or found on Twitter @CharlotteTobitt

Reach plc
Hedi Mehrez
will be joining Reach on 22 November as their first ever Race Reporter, where he will be focusing on stories from under-represented communities. Hedi, currently a Health Reporter at the Swindon Advertiser, can be found on Twitter @HediMehrez_

Time Out
Georgia Evans
has been appointed Deputy Commercial Editor at Time Out London. Georgia, who was previously Junior Editor at DesignMyNight, can be reached via email found on Twitter @bygeorgiaevans

Times Higher Education
Ben Upton
is now a Reporter for Times Higher Education, focussing on news and policy across Europe. Ben was previously a Reporter for Research Professional News and also worked freelance. He can be found on Twitter @benwupton

The Wedding Edition
The Wedding Edition is a new digital magazine founded by Kendra Leaver-Rylah and Isabella Foulger with a combination journalists and influencers. theweddingedition.co.uk will be the go-to digital wedding magazine for discerning couples to research and plan their big day, providing the ultimate digital shopping experience and editorial guides: covering planning, venues, fashion, wellness, travel and lifestyle. Find them on Instagram @theweddingedition_

 


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About Natalie Beale

Natalie is Cision's Senior Content Editor in London and is responsible for the UK Media Moves.

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