News in the Advertising And Media sector - written by Hanna Sharpe

A consortium of Scottish businessmen is attempting to purchase The Scotsman newspaper from struggling owner Johnston Press. [more]
The Observer newspaper, which could face being shut down as part of a strategic review for parent company Guardian Media Group, is beginning to attract unsolicited bids from third parties. [more]
It is thought likely that Setanta, one of Britain's largest sports broadcasters, will shortly be placed into administration as it has failed to secure a deal that would rescue the busi [more]
Johnston Press, the publisher behind 300 publications in the UK, faces uncertainty if it does not secure new bank loans or sell its Irish newspapers at a good price. [more]
Virgin Media is considering selling its television channels division in order to raise funds to help pay off its debt. [more]