REVIEW: Regional newspapers urge ministers to drop restrictions

Regional newspapers are urging ministers to drop restrictions on the Communications Bill, which they believe could block their expansion compared with television and radio rivals. Publishers claim the proposed rules on regional and newspaper groups buying other titles or radio stations in their area contradict the Bill's main purpose of relaxing media ownership. - Financial Times.

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