April 2016

Archant launch Pink ‘Un Magazine for local sports fans Archant has expanded its media portfolio with the launch of the Pink ‘Un Magazine – a new regional sports magazine. This follows the success of the heritage brand The Pink ‘Un – which currently exists as a weekly newspaper supplement in the Eastern Daily Press and online. The first issue will be available on April 23 and launch advertisers include Norwich International Airport, regional motor dealer Holden and construction specialists Ovamill. The Pink...

Bauer Media has announced a new campaign with NOW TV, the on-demand TV and movies provider. Starting this week, the three-month campaign will place NOW TV at the heart of the entertainment world via multiplatform activity across Bauer Media’s Magic and heat brands. The campaign includes a partnership with Magic’s ‘Drivetime with Richard Allinson’ (Monday – Friday, 4.30pm – 7.30pm). This will focus on the Entertainment Hub and Green Room, which sit at the heart of the Bauer Media portfolio, capturing and...

Steve Anglesey to accelerate Archant’s digital content plans Archant has appointed Steve Anglesey to the newly created position of Group Digital Content Director, to lead the digital content strategy across its full portfolio of newspapers, magazines, websites, apps and TV. Steve will be responsible for the accelerated delivery of Archant’s digital content across the privately-owned media group, which owns more than 130 brands across the UK. He will report into Matt Kelly, who joined Archant as Chief Content Officer in November last...

Bauer Media’s Empire magazine, the world’s leading movie magazine, has revealed nine exclusive X-Men: Apocalypse covers for the May issue on sale from today. The nine collectable covers celebrate the upcoming X-Men: Apocalypse movie which is set to hit UK cinemas on May 18. Each cover features a different character and can be fitted together to produce one giant poster image. The characters available to collect are: Storm Archangel, Magneto, Apocalypse, Professor X, Jean Grey, Nightcrawler, Beast Cyclops, Moira MacTaggert and...