• News (58)
    The Drum (24 Oct 2019)

    News UK shuffles top team to adopt 'sustainable' model and 'monetise' readership

    NEWS UK has appointed ECONOMIST chief operating officer and publisher Michael Brunt to the role of general manager for THE TIMES, WIRELESS chief operating officer Jo Bucci to the position of general manger for The Sun, Wireless managing director of commercial development Calum Macaulay to the role of general manager for the radio group, interim chief marketing officer for The Sun Victoria Bell to the position of general manager of marketing, Chris Duncan to the role of managing director of platform partnerships for The Times, and Alison Dolan's role has been expanded to include relationships with key digital platforms. 

    Brunt and Bucci both report to chief operating officer David Dinsmore and will be responsible for the financial performance of The Times and turnaround of The Sun.

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    Campaign (11 Feb 2019)

    News UK to sell local radio stations to Bauer

    NEWS UK has confirmed it will sell 15 local stations to competitor BAUER RADIO. News UK hopes the sale will allow it to concentrate on its national stations which include Virgin Radio and talkSPORT, while Bauer has added 850,000 listeners with the acquisition. The value of the deal was not disclosed. Its latest purchase brings it closer to competing with GLOBAL RADIO in terms of the number of listeners.

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