Pastures New for Hunter

The news editor at a free newspaper in Glasgow is headed for pastures new, in Ayrshire.

Iain Hunter, news editor at Local News for Westenders is joining the Ayrshire Extra.

Having begun with sister title, Local News for Southsiders two years ago, he and production journalist, Jo Anne Kessler, have successfully steered the Westenders title through its first few months since its launch in March.

He has been appointed as a reporter. His move means a vacancy. Contact editor, Grace Franklin, on 0141 226 4898.

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