Bron Maher is Press Gazette's UK and US media reporter. He joined Press Gazette in November 2021 from Newsguard, a US start-up that reviews how far news sites adhere to journalistic standards.

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Press Gazette, Private Eye, Londonist, NewsGuard

Focus Areas

  • Press regulation
  • UK media
  • US media
  • News industry
  • Media legislation
  • Misinformation
  • Fact-checking

197 Articles
2 days ago
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News now a major reason why Americans are using Tiktok, research shows

A large number of Americans use Facebook for news, new research shows, undermining Meta's claim it plays an "economic...

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2 days ago
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PA Media forced to recognise NUJ as official union for editorial staff

The Central Arbitration Committee has formally approved an application by the NUJ to unionise journalists at PA Media.

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7 days ago
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NCTJ chairman Kim Fletcher steps down after two decades

NCTJ chairman Kim Fletcher is stepping down after two decades leading its board, taking on a new honorary title as em...

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8 days ago
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Mill Media set to double staff total to 22 as it reveals London expansion

Substack-based Mill Media publisher behind the Manchester Mill, Liverpool Post, Birmingham Dispatch and Sheffield Tri...

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8 days ago
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Podcast 72: Camilla Tominey and Kamal Ahmed on cracking a busy news podcast market

The Telegraph’s new daily news podcast, The Daily T, is the latest entrant to an increasingly crowded audio market. B...

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10 days ago
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Guardian CEO Bateson ready to ‘do a deal’ with AI companies ‘on the right terms’

Guardian Media Group chief executive Anna Bateson has said the publisher “would do a deal” with an AI company “but on...

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10 days ago
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BBC newsroom stars reveal how they like to 'chill out' on podcasts

Top BBC journalists say podcasts are changing broadcast news, allowing them to stop “impersonating” how a broadcaster...

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11 days ago
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DCMS seeks views as state-owned investors banned from any stake in UK newspaper

DCMS has opened a consultation into what proportion of a British newspaper foreign, state-linked entities should be a...

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16 days ago
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Evening Standard set to go from daily to weekly print edition

The Evening Standard intends to go from a daily print schedule to weekly, its directors have told staff, with job cut...

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16 days ago
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Half of Britons now listen to podcast at least once a week, BBC data

The BBC has publicly shared some of its UK podcast data — revealing an unexpected dip in youth podcast consumption si...

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22 days ago
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Podcasts ‘are the future’ of news and investigations, says News Agents' Lewis Goodall

Goodall says podcast format has allowed him to go into greater depth on stories than any other media.

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24 days ago
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Newspaper delivery group Newsteam finds growing profit in print

UK newspaper delivery business Newsteam Group has swung to a £1.1m pre-tax profit, up from a loss of £1.43m in 2022.

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