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Definition(s):

  • (n) British newspaper publisher (1865-1922)

News

  • Rothermere seeks to acquire all Daily Mail voting shares

    LONDON (Reuters) - Jonathan Harmsworth, the Viscount Rothermere, who owns a controlling stake in the trust that runs the British mid-market tabloid newspaper the Daily Mail, has made an approach to buy out the rest of the voting shares. He has agreed to acquire voting shares from his uncle to raise his stake to 89.2 percent from 59.9 percent, the Daily Mail and General Trust (DMGT) said on ...
    on July 1, 2013     Source: Reuters via Yahoo! News

Quotes

  • Mayor Ken Livingstone said: "I hope everyone attending the Harmsworth Park event and indeed all the Playday events across London had a fun time. London's parents and carers should try and ensure young people have the opportunity for play every day....
    on Aug 1, 2007 By: Ken Livingstone Source: Greater London Authority (press release)

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