Telegram Media Group up for grabs?

The following excerpt was sent out from The Daily and Sunday Telegraph newspapers and The Spectator magazine are set to be put up for sale due to debts owed by their parent group. Receivers Alix Partners have now taken control of the group, and replaced the current owners, the Barclay family. The receiver said […]

Daily Telegraph hires McConnell as senior homepage producer

The Daily Telegraph has tapped Ed McConnell to serve as a senior homepage producer. Recently, he was head of audience at KentOnline. Prior to joining KentOnline as a news editor in August 2019, McConnell worked as a digital reporter at the Daily Mirror. He also served as a reporter and chief reporter at KM Media […]

Caldwell named editor of Sunday Mail, Saturday Courier Mail

Anna Caldwell has been appointed editor of the Sunday Mail and Saturday Courier Mail. Since March 2017, she has been with The Daily Telegraph. Caldwell joined as head of entertainment then became head of news. Later, she served as a state political editor and recently as deputy editor. She also held the post of U.S. […]

Warrington moves to media and telecoms beat at the Telegraph

The Daily Telegraph has appointed James Warrington as a senior business reporter on the media and telecoms beat. Before this, Warrington held the post of business reporter. Warrington’s tweet reads: “Great to be back covering my favourite sectors again. Get in touch with tips and stories!” He also reported for City A.M. Warrington has a […]

Biz reporter Bradshaw joins strat comm firm

FTI Consulting, headquartered in Washington, D.C., has hired Julia Bradshaw as a senior director in its life sciences and health care team within its strategic communications division. Her new role begins Feb. 1. Currently, Bradshaw is with The Daily Telegraph, where she has spent nearly seven years, recently serving as a senior business reporter for […]

Telegraph industry editor Tovey joins corporate PR agency

Engine MHP, a public relations agency, has tapped Alan Tovey as director. He starts Nov. 15. Tovey spent the past 14 years as a business journalist, most recently as industry editor of The Daily Telegraph. Before that, he held the posts of city news editor and production journalist. His arrival at the agency follows other […]

Daily Telegraph hires Buchanan as digital lifestyle reporter

Abigail Buchanan has joined The Daily Telegraph as a digital lifestyle reporter. In her new role, Buchanan will be working across all digital lifestyle sections including health and fitness, food and drink, fashion and beauty. Previously, she was a fashion assistant at Women’s Health. Additionally, Buchanan has also worked at MSN Australia, Yahoo, Men’s Health, […]

Daily Mail may acquire rival The Daily Telegraph

The owner of The Daily Mail newspaper may be in talks to acquire rival, The Daily Telegraph, according to analysts at broker Liberum Capital Ltd., reports Bloomberg Quint. If negotiations are successful, the deal would combine two of U.K.’s most prominent right-wing and Brexit-backing newspapers. Daily Mail & General Trust Plc have approximately $245 million […]