The Week: People News - Spectator promotes Nelson

Fraser Nelson, the political editor of The Spectator, has been promoted to the position of editor, replacing Matthew d'Ancona, who has left to pursue other interests after three-and-a- half years in the role.

Under d'Ancona's tenure, The Spectator reached its highest-ever circulation figure in 2008, and recently reported a circulation of 75,095 for the first half of this year.