The People appoints James Scott as editor

Trinity Mirror has announced James Scott as editor of The People.

Scott joined Trinity Mirror in 1999 and has been deputy editor of the Sunday Mirror for eight years. Scott said: "I am thrilled to have been given this new challenge. The People is a great Sunday newspaper with a long and proud history and I very much look forward to working with the team during this exciting time for the group."

He joined the Mirror in 1999, working as a showbiz reporter, before moving to The People as deputy news editor. Scott moved to the Sunday Mirror as news editor and was then appointed deputy editor in 2004.

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