Gloucestershire Echo

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Gloucestershire Echo
TypeWeekly (from October 12 2017) newspaper, formerly six-day-a-week
PublisherGloucestershire Media
HeadquartersGloucester, England

The Gloucestershire Echo was, until going weekly with its October 12 2017 issue, a six-day-a-week daily newspaper produced by Gloucestershire Media, part of Reach plc. It was founded in 1873.

The newspaper is based in Gloucester Quays.[1] It covers Cheltenham, Bishops Cleeve, Tewkesbury, Cirencester, Tetbury and the Cotswolds up to the Gloucestershire border.

Editor Rachael Sugden was appointed in October 2017 as the paper went weekly. She supplanted Matt Holmes, who had been in position since January 2015.[2][3]

In 2012, Local World acquired owner Northcliffe Media from Daily Mail and General Trust.[4] The newspaper is now owned by Reach plc, publishers of the Daily Express and Daily Mirror national newspapers, formerly called Trinity Mirror.

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  1. ^ "The Gloucestershire Echo is moving from Clarence Parade to a new HQ". Gloucestershire Echo. 31 August 2010. Archived from the original on 5 September 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2010.
  2. ^ "Bristol Evening Post's Blackadder is made editor of the Gloucestershire Echo". Press Gazette. 10 June 2008. Retrieved 5 May 2018.
  3. ^ "Whitehaven man made editor of Gloucester paper". Whitehaven News. 11 June 2008. Retrieved 5 May 2018.
  4. ^ "Daily Mail sells regional newspapers to Local World". BBC News. 21 November 2012. Retrieved 5 May 2018.

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