Intro into thesportsman in the news.
As reported on the Greenslade blog on the Guardian online news site, The Sportsman, which was placed in administration in July - one step from the grave. It will continue publishing reports Stephen Brook but, with the greatest of respect to the people running it and working on it, what's the point? A newspaper, even one aimed at a niche, must have an audience. The truth is that The Sportsman has never found one and it's impossible to conceive of it ever finding one in future.....read the full article
As reported on the BBC site, on the 20th July, the Sportsman Sports betting and horseracing newspaper went into administration less than six months after its launch. A statement from the owners stated all the paper's staff remain in their jobs with administrators hoping to find a buyer within two months.....read the full article