News & Star appoints editor

David Helliwell, currently editor of the Blackpool Gazette and Reporter, has been named as the new editor of the News & Star in Carlisle.

He replaces Neil Hodgkinson, who left to become editor of the Hull Daily Mail earlier this year.

Helliwell will also take on the editorship of the News & Star’s sister title, the Cumberland News.

[lnk|http://www.featuresexec.com/mediaoutlets/profile.php?pubid=8014|_self|Blackpool Gazette]
[lnk|http://www.featuresexec.com/mediaoutlets/profile.php?pubid=9436|_self|Blackpool Reporter]
[lnk|http://www.featuresexec.com/mediaoutlets/profile.php?pubid=8268|_self|News & Star (Carlisle)]
[lnk|http://www.featuresexec.com/mediaoutlets/profile.php?pubid=10000|_self|The Cumberland News]

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