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Former Advertiser editor likens job to 'toilet roll'

Dave King, who left at the end of May, says his job was about “dealing with other people’s crap” and working with staff who resembled the Addams family. Read Dave's response to the article

From Hold the Front Page Sarah Bould June 27, 2011, writes:   A regional daily editor who stepped down from his role last month has likened the job to toilet paper and referred to his s...


Fundraising to boost new mayor's charities, 16 & 17 June

Charity Quiz - 16 June, Legends Lounge, County Ground; Ladies Lunch - 17 June, Bushwackers, Fleet Street

Quiz to boost mayor's charities Thursday 16 June, 7pm, in the Legends Lounge at the County Ground. Open to teams of four or five people. It is the first fundraiser of the year organised by Coun Ray...


Swindon Advertiser editor leaves after 4 years

Dave King makes way for editor with weekly background and told not to return after Bank Holiday

Dave King, who has edited the Swindon Advertiser for the last four years, has decided to relocate back to the South Coast. Gary Lawrence, Editor of the Wiltshire Weeklies, has been appointed Group E...