Trinity Mirror closes eight titles

Trinity Mirror has announced the closure of eight free weekly titles in the Midlands.

The Derby Trader, Ilkeston Trader, Ripley Trader, Belper Bugle, Peterborough Herald & Post, Stamford Herald & Post, Deepings Standard and Whittlesey Standard will all be closed.

Six editorial staff are affected and the company is currently in consultation with staff over redundancy.

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