The line-up of speakers for the Frontline Club's debate on the topic 'Is it too late for the local papers?' on April 8 has been confirmed.
The panel will include MediaGuardian and Evening Standard commentator Roy Greenslade and former Cumbrian Newspapers editor-in-chief Keith Sutton. Both are on the NUJ commission looking at new business models for the local media.
I am also on the panel along with William Yarker, a director in Deloitte's media consulting practice who has spent the last nine years working for a variety of print and digital media companies including regional and local newspapers. The event starts at 7pm. Tickets are £10. For more details contact firstname.lastname@example.org or phone 020 7479 8940.