Price rises expected at Scotsman titles
The Scotsman and Scotland on Sunday are believed to be raising the cover price of the titles again as owner Johnston Press struggles to fend off declining revenue from sales.
It is understood that the daily paper will rise by a further 10p.
The deadline for redundancies passed yesterday. Johnston Press, which is in a constant battle with a mountain of debt, is looking to trim the already threadbare editorial staff by about 40 and cut back on pagination.