RNS Number : 4370U
Johnston Press PLC
02 December 2013
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
2 DECEMBER 2013
Re Press Comment
Johnston Press notes recent press speculation and confirms that discussions are at an advanced stage in relation to the possible sale of its 14 regional newspapers in the Republic of Ireland which include the Leinster Leader, the Donegal Democrat, the Limerick Leader and the Kilkenny People for an aggregate consideration of EUR 8.5 million in cash.
There can be no certainty that agreement will be reached on a sale; a further announcement will be made as appropriate.
For further information:
Richard Oldworth/ Sophie McNulty/ Clare Akhurst
0207 466 5000
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