New post in London
Political commentator David Torrance is leaving journalism to take up a new post
Journalists laid off
An ambitious plan to create Scotland’s biggest news operation has collapsed after investors pulled out.
Regulator wants no more local TV
Media watchdog Ofcom has given its provisional support to the BBC’s plans for a new Scottish channel amid concerns over the viability of more channels.
Market still testing for news group
Newspaper group Johnston Press reduced its losses as it continued to restructure the business.
Pub chain cans all accounts
Pubs group JD Wetherspoon has gone against the marketing grain and canned all of its social media channels.
Ad agency boss steps down
Sir Martin Sorrell has resigned from WPP, the world’s largest advertising group
Financial journalist makes switch
Sunday Times business editor Iain Dey has moved to a City PR firm.
Social media agency
Social media agency Hydrogen has announced six new clients in the first quarter of the year.
Watchdog to probe deal
Competition watchdogs have launched an initial investigation into Trinity Mirror’s acquisition of the Daily Express and Daily Star.
Tribute to broadcaster
One of the central figures in the history of Radio Clyde, Alex Dickson, has died