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Sir Ray Tindle says it’s business as usual

Mon 16 Oct 2017

Veteran newspaper publisher Sir Ray Tindle says it’s business as usual after stepping up to become president and appointing his son Owen to become chairman of the Tindle Newspapers and Radio Group.

New Chairman of Tindle Newspapers

Wed 23 Aug 2017

The Tindle Top Management Conference was held on Thursday 13th July at the Oxon Hoath Retreat and Conference Centre in Kent run by Owen Tindle and was attended by all Tindle senior managers.

Defending the freedom of the press

Tue 21 May 2013

This year the theme is press freedom, focussing on the importance of the role played by the local press in scrutinising authority and holding the powerful to account.

The ‘Magnificient Seven’

Fri 08 Jun 2012
(L-R) Sir Ray Tindle, Peter Edwards, Lynne Anderson, Hannah Walker, Geraldine Allison, Bob Satchwell, and Chris Oakley. Each holding one of the seven new hyper-local editions of the South London Press.

Seven new hyper-local weekly newspapers hit the streets of London today (Friday) when the South London Press recorded its biggest advertising sales and the highest circulation of the year so far.

NUJ Congratulates Tindle on launch of Chingford Times

Thu 30 Jun 2011
Michelle Stanistreet, congratulates Tindle Newspapers.

At a lunch to celebrate the launch of the new Chingford Times, the new General Secretary of the NUJ, Michelle Stanistreet, congratulated Tindle Newspapers on the launch and on Tindle’s positive approach to tackling the recession.

Enfield Facts

Wed 15 Jun 2011

You may have heard that certain people are claiming that Tindle Newspapers at Enfield are asking two reporters to produce nine papers.

NUJ Strike at Enfield

Wed 27 Apr 2011

Below is an extract from the front page of the Enfield Advertiser today: “Nine journalists of this newspaper who are members of the National Union of Journalists remain on strike for a second week so this is the second edition produced by the remainder of the staff and management.

New Newspaper for Lambeth

Mon 28 Mar 2011
Front page of Lambeth Post newspaper

London sees the launch of a new local community newspaper this week in the form of The Lambeth Post which will circulate from the Oxo Tower on the banks of the Thames to Streatham Vale in the South.

The Forester Branches Out

Fri 05 Nov 2010
Sir Ray reading The Forester

Only two weeks after being taken over by the Tindle Group the 136-year old paid-for title, The Forester, has branched out with the launch of new titles The Cinderford Forester and The Newent Forester, covering two towns in the Forest of Dean.

Tindle acquires The Forester

Thu 30 Sep 2010
Sir Ray Tindle taking a look at his new acquisition.

Agreement has been reached for the ownership of The Forester, the paid-for weekly in the Forest of Dean, to be transferred to the Tindle newspaper group.

Three 150th Anniversaries

Thu 03 Jun 2010
Bath and West Show - Newspaper presentations. The Countess of Wessex with Sir Ray, Brian Doel, group managing director, and Wendy Craig, director and assistant to Sir Ray.

Three local weekly newspapers which have each served their west country communities for 150 years celebrated their 150th anniversaries with a visit by the Countess of Wessex.

Faringdon Community Award for local paper

Wed 30 Dec 2009
Jackie Stayt, General Manager of Faringdon Newspapers, accepts her award.

We are proud to announce that Faringdon Newspapers Ltd has won the Faringdon Community Award, organised by the Town Council, in the first year of the Scheme.

Increased Online Revenue Expectations

Thu 10 Dec 2009
Illustration of laptop with money symbol on screen

Tindle Newspapers has had to increase its expectations on the amount of cash generated by selling its news content online – only six months after launching a trial project.

Tindle Newspapers Announces Bonus for Entire Staff

Tue 01 Dec 2009

Tindle Newspapers, the regional publishing group which bucked the trend at the beginning of December by giving the staff of its 230 newspapers titles a Christmas bonus despite the recession, has brought another title to the group by buying a well-established monthly circulating on the Devon/Somerset border.

We will survive with flags flying

Thu 18 Jun 2009
Head and shoulders photo of Sir Ray Tindle

At a Top Management Conference held today at Oxon Hoath in Kent the Chairman of Tindle Newspapers, Sir Ray Tindle said the company had survived the recession so far without significant damage to its 200 titles, its staff or its financial reserves.

It is a fight we must win

Mon 17 Nov 2008
Head and shoulders photo of Sir Ray Tindle

As the London-to-Brighton car rally clattered its way over the South Downs this month, there were cheers for a familiar figure at the wheel of a Speedwell built in 1904.