Today’s Media Updates covers moves and changes at UK titles including Peter Hunt’s BBC departure, Time Inc UK’s sale and moves at Daily Mail and The Times.
News & Politics
- Time Inc UK has been put up for sale by its American owner Time Inc. The Publisher produces Instyle, Horse & Hound, Marie Claire, NME, Wallpaper* to name just some of its 50 titles.
- Peter Hunt has announced he is the leave his role as royal correspondent at the BBC. He is taking up a new role as director of communications and engagement at Barking, Havering and Redbridge University Hospitals NHS Trust.
- Natasha Wynarczyk has been appointed assistant editor at the Daily Mail‘s Good Health section.
- Ed Potton has now been appointed deputy film critic at The Times. He will also continue to be rock & pop editor.
- Yvette Murrell has been appointed features writer at Kitchens, Bedrooms & Bathrooms. Yvette was previously editorial assistant at the title.