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Why the Scots value local papers more than the English

Aberdeen, a city with an urban population of just 228,000, produces the best-selling daily local newspaper in the whole of the United Kingdom, outperforming all the great English conurbations. Dundee, 66 miles down the coast, also punches far beyond its weight in...

Departing ITN chief John Hardie: 'Macho media culture has got to go'

The departing chief of ITN, John Hardie, is demanding that the “macho” passport-at-the-ready culture in television news has “got to go”, claiming it damages the career prospects of women and undermines the family lives of parents working in the sector. Pledging ITN’s...

BuzzFeed bets its future on being the home of ‘adulting’ advice

A depressing 74% of people aged 18-24 are so unsure of their competence in basic skills, such as bleeding radiators or reigniting a pilot light, that they would like classes in “adulting”. Even more surprising, in research conducted by BuzzFeed and Publicis, is the...