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Mirror closes in on Desmond’s Express titles

Trinity Mirror CEO Simon Fox is a brave man. Now he’s on the brink of buying Richard Desmond’s Northern & Shell publishing empire, publisher of the Express newspapers and OK! magazine, for a top price of £135m. Desmond bought the ...

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HMV’s Simon Fox takes on mission very difficult indeed at Trinity Mirror

He likes a challenge does Simon Fox. The outgoing CEO of stricken high street music seller HMV is to take over from Sly Bailey as CEO of Trinity Mirror, the rapidly-disappearing national newspaper group. Fox (left), who famously turned down ...

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Were sacked Mirror editors plotting a takeover?

Sacked Mirror editors Richard Wallace (Daily) and Tina Weaver (Sunday) were plotting a buyout of their employer Trinity Mirror’s national titles before they were unceremoniously given the boot on Wednesday, according to the Telegraph’s media editor Katherine Rushton. It’s not ...

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The real victim of the carnage at the Mirror newspapers is the brand

The Rabelaisian guffawing in The Mirror’s newsroom when Trinity Mirror’s chief executive announced her unlamented departure is now reduced to a sullen whisper. Who will be next, the hacks timorously wonder as they survey the seismic damage caused by this ...

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Could boss Sly Bailey be on her way out at ever-declining Trinity Mirror?

The Financial Times seems to think so, judging by an apparently well-sourced report that describes shareholder unrest at the UK national and regional newspaper company. UK newspapers, even posh ones that write about business such as the FT, don’t usually ...

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