Ashley Highfield: under his leadership, Johnston Press has embarked upon a major restructuring in recent years

Johnston Press took an impairment charge of £13.8 million (€16.7m) on the value last year of its titles in the Republic, which the regional newsp(...)

Johnston Press chief executive Ashley Highfield (r) speaks to Lawrie Procter, MD of Mediaforce, at a conference on the local press in DCU last year.  Photograph: Dara Mac Dónaill.

Johnston Press, the publisher of more than 30 regional newspaper titles in Ireland, has confirmed it is “advanced” talks to sell its 14 titles in the (...)

Debt-laden Johnston Press, the publisher of more than 30 titles in Ireland, has announced an “enhanced” group-wide voluntary redundancy scheme, having(...)