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FOR MORE than 80 years the POST has been the place to go for all your local news, events and sport.
We have kept you up-to-date with the lows, like the closure of Ford's Dagenham plant, and the demise of the Heathway, as well as the highs such as sun-drenched Town Shows and the Queen's visit to Eastbury Manor House.
Throughout the transformation that Barking and Dagenham will see over the next decade, with thousands of new homes along Barking Riverside and South Dagenham, the POST will continue to be pivotal to the local community.
Archant is also the UK's largest independently-owned regional media business. It is a community media company active in the fields of regional newspaper and magazine publishing, contract printing and internet communications. All its titles and web sites serve clearly defined communities, based around locations or interest groups.
As a private company it employs 3000 people right across England and Scotland. Its head office is in Norwich and it has an annual turnover of £194 million.
The newspapers division, Archant Regional, produces four daily regional newspapers and more than 85 weekly titles with a combined circulation of three million copies every week. It is a UK top five regional newspaper publisher. It also publishes many of the group’s 120 websites and a number of its magazines.It’s web sites are award winning and recognised nationally.
Archant also owns three magazine companies, which between them produce around 75 magazines. Archant Specialist is the consumer magazine publishing division. Archant Life produces a growing number of city and county lifestyle magazine titles and several French magazines. Archant Life also producea suite of top quality, glossy consumer magazines in London publishing over 580,000 magazines each month in the Capital. Archant Dialogue is the contract and customer publishing arm of the group.
The Archant Print division has two main printing facilities at Norwich and Ipswich. It prints the majority of the group’s newspaper titles and offers a contract print service at both sites.
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