It looks like shocks waves have hit the staff of Daily Ireland. We’re hearing from reliable sources that up to one third of the staff are to lose their jobs. The story is that the blame lies with the Irish government for not advertising with the title. Though with the circulation figures due out in a few days time, others are already speculating that it may be to do with low customer take up.
Mick is founding editor of Slugger. He has written papers on the impacts of the Internet on politics and the wider media and is a regular guest and speaking events across Ireland, the UK and Europe. Twitter: @MickFealty