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Editor hails launch of two new titles

Independent Media editor-in-chief Stuart Fraser hailed the Cornish group's launch of two new paid-for titles, The Heartlands Voice and Liskeard Voice.

Editor hails launch of two new titles

In January the publisher announced the launch of the two new titles, as part of its Cornwall-wide Voice series, whilst closing down the Truro-based Sunday Independent.

Speaking to HTFP, Fraser said: “We’re pleased to have added two new editions to the Voice series, meaning we now have eight editions covering most parts of Cornwall.

“We’ve had a lot of encouraging and supportive messages from people we’ve contacted in the areas served by the new titles, in and around Liskeard, Looe, Camborne, Redruth and Pool.”

He added: “It reinforces our passionately held belief that there is a future for – a growing future for – traditional print newspapers operating as a trusted source of information and entertainment for their local communities.”

The Voice series also has titles covering Bodmin, Newquay, Penzance, Truro, Saltash, and St Austell.

A third new Voice title, covering North Cornwall and Launceston, is due to be launched in June.

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