Freddy Mayhew

June 23, 2017

Anti-Brexit campaigner Gina Miller has complaints against Express and Mail rejected by IPSO – but Sun meets her and removes article

Anti-Brexit campaigner Gina Miller has had numerous complaints against articles in the Daily Express and Mail Online dismissed by IPSO. But The Sun agreed to […]
June 23, 2017

How Vice News went to Chechnya to investigate allegations of an 'anti-gay purge'

Vice News says it is the first international news organisation to have gained access to a Chechnyan prison where it is alleged gay men were […]
June 21, 2017

Police dispute Newsquest editor's claim they launched probe into readers comments below anti-Muslim graffiti story

Police have denied launching an investigation into readers’ comments said to have “created a platform for racial hatred” below an online news story about the vandalism […]
June 16, 2017

IPSO: Harassment complaint thrown out after local newspaper says journalist was on holiday in Spain

A complaint of harassment against a local newspaper journalist has been dismissed by a press regulator after it was revealed she was on holiday in […]
June 15, 2017

Website ABCs: General election campaign boost sees Independent, Sun and Birmingham Mail double daily browsers

A general election campaign helped more than double web traffic for The Independent, The Sun and Birmingham Mail websites, new ABC figures show. The Independent, […]
June 15, 2017

Print ABCs: Metro overtakes Sun in UK weekday distribution, but Murdoch title still Britain’s best-selling paper

Metro has overtaken The Sun for the first time in terms of the average number of weekday copies the two titles distribute across the UK, […]
June 15, 2017

Metro overtakes Sun in UK weekday distribution, but Murdoch title still Britain’s best-selling paper

Metro has overtaken The Sun for the first time in terms of the average number of weekday copies the two titles distribute across the UK, […]
June 12, 2017

General election: Only five out of top 100 most-shared stories on social media were pro-Tory

Final figures for the most-shared stories on social media during the general election campaign show that anti-Tory articles dominated. Although satirical stories feature, there are […]
June 2, 2017

Pro-Labour stories were most shared on social media in last week with alternative news website topping chart

The most shared news story about the UK general election on social media over the past week is an article by an alternative news website […]
June 1, 2017

Ashley Highfield: Press can turn around ten years of decline if new Government tackles Duopoly

News publishers are “not operating on a level playing field” with Facebook and Google, according to Johnston Press chief executive Ashley Highfield, who says action […]
May 31, 2017

Johnston Press merges print and digital operations to build on online online audience growth

Johnston Press, publisher of the i and The Scotsman titles, has merged its print and digital operations as it looks to build on digital audience […]
May 31, 2017

Labour and Liberal Democrats confirm they would enforce Section 40 media legal costs penalties if elected

Labour and the Liberal Democrats would both push ahead with full implementation of Section 40 legal costs penalties for publishers, the two parties have confirmed. […]
May 30, 2017

May vs Corbyn live Q&A attracts combined audience of 3.3m viewers across Channel 4 and Sky News

Sky News and Channel 4’s live Q&A with Prime Minister Theresa May and opposition leader Jeremy Corbyn last night brought in a combined audience of […]