United in talks to sell Express Newspapers

- United News & Media is talking to Press Holdings, the newspaper company owned by the Barclay brothers, about the sale of Express Newspapers.

- United News & Media is talking to Press Holdings, the newspaper company owned by the Barclay brothers, about the sale of Express Newspapers.

A deal could see Press Holdings, which owns titles including The Scotsman, Scotland on Sunday and Sunday Business, valuing Express Newspapers at £100 million. It is thought that United News & Media is looking for a sum in excess of £150 million, although the Barclay brothers have been told that they are the preferred bidders.



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