Metro.co.uk hires Coleman as a senior news reporter

Liam Coleman has joined Metro.co.uk as a senior news reporter to cover U.K. breaking news and affairs. Recently, Coleman was a news reporter at The Sun, News U.K. He worked freelance to cover news online for The Telegraph, The Independent and the Daily Mirror. He reported for the Evening Standard, Archant and Football League Paper. […]

Beanland swaps Bauer Media for Metro.co.uk

Metro.co.uk has tapped Kristina Beanland to serve as deputy lifestyle editor. Beanland will cover real-life, health, beauty, fashion, food, parenting and relationships. She joins from Bauer Media, where she was a commissioning editor for Celebrity, Mass & Mature. Before that, she served as a commissioning editor and deputy features editor for Bella & Closer. She […]

Metro.co.uk taps Delgado to serve as deputy head of audience

Sofia Delgado has joined Metro.co.uk has deputy head of audience. Previously, Delgado was at Newsquest, where she worked as a regional audience and content editor and recently as head of new digital platforms and tools. She was a senior reporter and digital editor at ThisMuchIKnow, a new mobile-first media company. She also held editorial roles […]

Clark named deputy head of social at Metro.co.uk

Metro.co.uk has promoted Cameron Clark to deputy head of social after serving as a senior social producer. Prior to joining Metro.co.uk, Clark was acting deputy editor at The Times and author of the weekly newsletter for younger readers “Times T.” Previously, he worked on The Times’ engagement team and was an editorial assistant for the […]

Metro.co.uk appoints Platt head of social media

Metro.co.uk has promoted Jordan Platt to head of social for online and print. In his new role, he will manage the social media team, develop social media strategies and curate social platforms and channels. Previously, he served as assistant head of social. He formerly worked at News UK as a journalist, production editor and deputy […]

Rudd joins UNILAD as social editor

Eleanor Rudd, senior social producer at Metro.co.uk, has left to join UNILAD as a social editor. She was also the founder and editor-in-chief of Underdog Sports News, City University London’s first and only sport dedicated publication. She also served as a social media producer at Dorna Sports in Spain and has previously freelanced for Metro.co.uk. […]

O’Connor joins Metro.co.uk as entertainment reporter

Metro.co.uk has hired Rachael O’Connor as an entertainment reporter. She comes from The Irish Post, where she was a journalist, researching, pitching and producing news and SEO pieces among other tasks. She has also worked as a bid writer/copy writer at DeNove LLP in London. O’Connor graduated from the National University of Ireland, Galway.

Metro.co.uk taps Scott as lifestyle and weekend editor

Metro.co.uk has promoted Ellen C Scott to the post of lifestyle and weekend editor. Previously, she served as a lifestyle editor and online lifestyle reporter. Prior to joining Metro.co.uk, Scott was an online news and entertainment writer at Cosmopolitan UK. She was also a web content assistant/copywriter at Austin Reed Group in London and has […]

Metro.co.uk taps Murray-Morris as head of audience and product

Metro.co.uk has promoted Sophie Murray-Morris as head of audience and product. Previously, she served as assistant editor. She was also an engagement editor at The i Paper and has also worked at News UK. She has previously also worked as an assistant and deputy social media editor at Metro.co.uk. She also served as homepage editor […]

Metro.co.uk hires Adejobi as assistant entertainment editor

Alicia Adejobi is now an assistant entertainment editor at Metro.co.uk. Previously, she served as a senior entertainment reporter and before that, she freelanced for the site. She was also a senior entertainment reporter at Newsweek Media Group. Adejobi has also worked in an editorial capacity at Giant Digital and has reported for MusicRooms.Net. ZoeGriffin.co.uk, Spoonfed […]