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The Press Awards
THE PRESS AWARDS, formerly the BRITISH PRESS AWARDS, is an annual ceremony that celebrates the best of British journalism . CONTENTS * 1 History * 2 Categories * 2.1 2007 * 2.2 2013 * 3 National Newspaper of the Year * 4 Foreign Reporter of the Year * 5 See also * 6 References * 7 External links HISTORYEstablished in 1962 by The People and World\'s Press News , the first award ceremony for the then-named Hannen Swaffer Awards, named after journalist Hannen Swaffer , was held in 1963. It was judged by a small panel of senior figures in journalism and awarded just three awards. Following an earlier consolidation of companies into the International Publishing Corporation , the 1966 awards were restyled the International Publishing Corporation Hannen Swaffer Awards and the number of awards issued had increased to ten. The 1975 awards saw the name change to the British Press Awards
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The Mail On Sunday
THE MAIL ON SUNDAY is a British conservative newspaper, published in a tabloid format. It was launched in 1982 by Lord Rothermere . Its sister paper, the Daily Mail
Daily Mail
, was first published in 1896. In July 2011, after the closure of the News of the World , The Mail on Sunday sold some 2.5 million copies a week—making it Britain's biggest-selling Sunday newspaper—but by September that had fallen back to just under 2 million. Like the Daily Mail
Daily Mail
it is owned by the Daily Mail and General Trust
Daily Mail and General Trust
(DMGT), but the editorial staffs of the two papers are entirely separate. It had an average daily circulation of 1,284,121 in December 2016
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Scottish Press Awards
The SCOTTISH PRESS AWARDS is an annual ceremony which recognises talent in Scottish journalism . The ceremony was established by the Scottish Newspaper Society (SNS), which "represents, protects, and promotes" Scotland's newspaper industry, in 1979. SEE ALSO * British Press Awards REFERENCES * ^ "The Scottish Newspaper Society" (PDF). Retrieved 9 August 2013. * ^ "Scottish Press Awards"
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The Times
THE TIMES is a British daily (Monday to Saturday) national newspaper based in London, England. It began in 1785 under the title THE DAILY UNIVERSAL REGISTER, adopting its current name on 1 January 1788. The Times and its sister paper The Sunday Times
The Sunday Times
(founded in 1821) are published by Times Newspapers, since 1981 a subsidiary of News UK , itself wholly owned by News Corp
News Corp
. The Times
The Times
and The Sunday Times
The Sunday Times
do not share editorial staff, were founded independently and have only had common ownership since 1967
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Financial Times
The FINANCIAL TIMES (FT) is an English-language international daily newspaper with a special emphasis on business and economic news. The paper, published and owned by Nikkei Inc. in Tokyo
Tokyo
, was founded in 1888 by James Sheridan and Horatio Bottomley , and merged in 1945 with its closest rival, the Financial News (which had been founded in 1884). The Financial Times
Financial Times
has an average daily readership of 2.2 million people worldwide (PwC audited figures, November 2011). FT.com has 4.5 million registered users and over 285,000 digital subscribers, as well as 600,000 paying users. FT Chinese has more than 1.7 million registered users. The world editions of the Financial Times
Financial Times
newspaper had a combined average daily circulation of 234,193 copies (88,000 for the UK edition) in January 2014
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British Press Awards 2006
The British Press Awards is an annual ceremony that has celebrated the best of British journalism since the 1970s. A financially lucrative part of the Press Gazette 's business, they have been described as "the Oscars of British journalism", or less flatteringly, "The Hackademy Awards". The BRITISH PRESS AWARDS 2006 were held at The Dorchester , Park Lane , London , on Monday 20 March 2006. Channel 4 News presenter Jon Snow hosted the revamped ceremony with just 450 guests attending compared with more than 900 in previous years. There were 21 categories with a single overall sponsor rather than the 28 categories with individual sponsors of 2005. The judging process has two stages with Charles Wilson as Chairman of the Judges. The first stage chooses five entries (or six in case of a tie for fifth place) for the shortlists of each category and the second stage determines the winners
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List Of British Press Awards Scoops Of The Year
The SCOOP OF THE YEAR award is one of the honours given annually by the British Press Awards . YEAR NEWSPAPER SCOOP NOTES 2011 News of the World Pakistan cricket spot-fixing controversy Associated award: reporter Mazher Mahmood won "News Reporter of the Year" Nominees: David Laws expenses scandal , The Daily Telegraph; Vince Cable undercover sting, comments , The Daily Telegraph; WikiLeaks revelations (Afghan War files , United States diplomatic cables leak ), The Guardian; phone hacking scandal , The Guardian; FIFA World Cup corruption scandal , The Sunday Times; Wayne Rooney vice allegations , Sunday Mirror; "secret life of Jon Venables ", Daily Mirror. 2010 The Daily Telegraph United Kingdom Parliamentary expenses scandal Associated awards: The Daily Telegraph was named the "National Newspaper of the Year" for its coverage of the scandal, with William Lewis winning "Journalist of the Year" for his role
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New Statesman
The NEW STATESMAN is a British political and cultural magazine published in London
London
. Founded as a weekly review of politics and literature on 12 April 1913, it was connected then with Sidney and Beatrice Webb and other leading members of the socialist Fabian Society . They had supported The New Age , a journal edited by A. R. Orage , but by 1912 that journal moved away editorially from supporting Fabian politics and women\'s suffrage . The magazine, which today is a print-digital hybrid, has, according to its present self-description, a liberal , sceptical political position. The longest-serving editor was Kingsley Martin (1930–60). The current editor is Jason Cowley , who assumed the post at the end of September 2008. The magazine has notably recognized and published new writers and critics, as well as encouraged major careers
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Special
SPECIAL or SPECIALS may refer to: CONTENTS * 1 Music * 2 Film and television * 3 Other uses * 4 See also MUSIC * Special (album) , a 1992 album by Vesta Williams * "Special" (Garbage song) , 1998 * "Special" (Mew song) , 2005 * "Special" (Stephen Lynch song) , 2000 * The Specials
The Specials
, a British band * "Special", a song by Violent Femmes on The Blind Leading the Naked * "Special", a song on
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Daily Record (Scotland)
The DAILY RECORD, part of Trinity Mirror
Trinity Mirror
, is a Scottish tabloid newspaper based in Glasgow
Glasgow
. It is published six days a week, and its sister paper is the Sunday Mail . It has a close kinship with the Daily Mirror
Daily Mirror
, with major stories of UK significance being reported in both titles. The Daily Record had a print circulation in December 2016 of 160,557, a drop of 9.7% year on year. According to NRS PADD figures, the Daily Record is by far the leading news brand in Scotland
Scotland
with a total audience of 3.1 million (rising to 3.4 million including the Sunday Mail). This compares with The Scottish Sun 's audience in Scotland
Scotland
of 1.41 million and The Scotsman
The Scotsman
at 1.13 million. The Daily Record's print sales are dropping at a rate of over 20,000 a year
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Daily Mirror
The DAILY MIRROR is a British national daily tabloid newspaper founded in 1903. It is owned by parent company Trinity Mirror . From 1985 to 1987, and from 1997 to 2002, the title on its masthead was simply The Mirror. It had an average daily print circulation of 716,923 in December 2016. Its Sunday sister paper is the Sunday Mirror . Unlike other major British tabloids such as The Sun and the Daily Mail , the Mirror has no separate Scottish edition - this function is performed by the Daily Record and Sunday Mail which incorporate certain stories from the Mirror that are of Scottish significance. Originally pitched to the middle-class reader, it was transformed into a working-class newspaper after 1934, in order to reach a large, lowbrow audience. The Mirror has had a number of owners. It was founded by Alfred Harmsworth , who sold it to his brother Harold Harmsworth (from 1914 Lord Rothermere) in 1913
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The Huffington Post
HUFFPOST (formerly THE HUFFINGTON POST and sometimes abbreviated HUFFPO) is a politically liberal American news and opinion website that has both localized and international editions founded by Andrew Breitbart , Arianna Huffington , Kenneth Lerer , and Jonah Peretti . The site offers news, satire, blogs, and original content and covers politics, business, entertainment, environment, technology, popular media, lifestyle, culture, comedy, healthy living, women's interests, and local news. The Huffington Post was launched on May 9, 2005, as a modern liberal commentary outlet/blog and an alternative to news aggregators such as the Drudge Report , and it continues to maintain a politically liberal stance. On February 7, 2011, AOL
AOL
acquired The Huffington Post for US$315 million, making Arianna Huffington editor-in-chief of The Huffington Post Media Group
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United Kingdom
The UNITED KINGDOM OF GREAT BRITAIN AND NORTHERN IRELAND, commonly known as the UNITED KINGDOM (UK) or BRITAIN, is a sovereign country in western Europe. Lying off the north-western coast of the European mainland , the UK includes the island of Great Britain
Great Britain
, the north-eastern part of the island of Ireland
Ireland
and many smaller islands. Northern Ireland
Northern Ireland
is the only part of the United Kingdom
United Kingdom
that shares a land border with another sovereign state‍—‌the Republic of Ireland
Ireland
. Apart from this land border, the UK is surrounded by the Atlantic Ocean, with the North Sea
North Sea
to its east, the English Channel
English Channel
to its south and the Celtic Sea to its south-south-west, giving it the 12th-longest coastline in the world
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The Observer
THE OBSERVER is a British newspaper, published on Sundays . In the same place on the political spectrum as its sister papers The Guardian and The Guardian
The Guardian
Weekly , whose parent company Guardian Media Group Limited acquired it in 1993, it takes a social liberal or social democratic line on most issues. First published in 1791, it is the world's oldest Sunday newspaper. CONTENTS* 1 History * 1.1 Origins * 1.2 Nineteenth century * 1.3 Twentieth century * 1.4 Twenty-first century * 2 Supplements and features * 3 The Newsroom * 4 Bans * 5 Editors * 6 Awards * 7 Conventions sponsored * 8 Bibliography * 9 See also * 10 References * 11 External links HISTORYORIGINSThe first issue, published on 4 December 1791 by W.S. Bourne , was the world's first Sunday newspaper . Believing that the paper would be a means of wealth, Bourne instead soon found himself facing debts of nearly £1,600
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Press Gazette
PRESS GAZETTE, formerly known as UK Press Gazette (UKPG), is a British media trade magazine dedicated to journalism and the press. First published in 1965, it had a circulation of about 2,500, before becoming online-only in 2010. Published with the motto Journalism Today, it contains news from the worlds of newspapers, magazines, TV, radio and online, dealing with launches, closures, moves, legislation and technological advances affecting journalists. Commercially, it is funded by subscriptions and by publication of recruitment and classified advertising , as well as occasional display advertising . Since 2010 it has been owned by Progressive Media International, which also owns the magazines New Statesman and Spear\'s
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News Of The World
The NEWS OF THE WORLD was a national red top newspaper published in the United Kingdom from 1843 to 2011. It was at one time the biggest-selling English-language newspaper in the world, and at closure still had one of the highest English-language circulations. It was originally established as a broadsheet by John Browne Bell, who identified crime, sensation and vice as the themes that would sell copies. The Bells sold to Henry Lascelles Carr in 1891; in 1969 it was bought from the Carrs by Rupert Murdoch 's media firm News Limited . Reorganised into News International , itself a subsidiary of News Corporation , it was transformed into a tabloid in 1984 and became the Sunday sister paper of The Sun . The newspaper concentrated on celebrity-based scoops and populist news. Its fondness for sex scandals gained it the nicknames, Wanker's Weekly, News of the Screws and Screws of the World
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