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1 April 2009: A leading newspaper entrepreneur has told the Office of Fair Trading of his "total objection" to his fellow publishers' call for the relaxation of media monopoly rules.
1 April 2009: More than 100 MPs have signed a parliamentary motion, that calls on the UK government to demand guarantees about regional journalism before relaxing monopoly regulations or bailing out media companies.
20 February 2009: A commercial broadcaster in the south of England is planning to merge the newsrooms of ten local radio stations.
11 February 2009: The Johnston Press group has placed 13 regional titles in the Republic of Ireland, including the Leinster Leader group, on the market.
8 January 2009: Newsquest has told staff that they want to axe the position of editor and up to 13 editorial jobs on the Colchester Gazette.
11 December 2008: Johnston Press announced today that it intends to bring all its subbing and production work acrosss Northern Ireland and Donegal into one centre at Craigavon.