Andy Phelan has been appointed editor of the Express & Echo.
Phelan was previously editor of the Torquay Herald Express and will start his role with immediate effect. He replaces Marc Astley who departed on December 31, following six years in charge.
Jim Parker, current deputy editor of the Torquay Herald Express, will assume responsibility for the Herald until a successor is appointed.
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