Monthly Archives: July 2018

The Cairncross Review – can it reverse the decline of local and regional press?

In March the Government commissioned the Cairncross Review to look into the sustainability of high-quality journalism, and threats to journalism, brought about by technological change and consumer behaviour. The Review headed by chairwoman Frances Cairncross, said: “This review is not about preserving the status quo. We meed to explore ways in which we can ensure that consumers in 10 years time have access to high-quality journalism which meets their needs, is delivered in the way they want, and supports democratic engagement.”

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