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Obituary: William Hardy

Thursday 8 December 2016

William Hardy (photo), a long-time sub-editor in London, died on Saturday after suffering complications from a brain tumour. He was 56 and had worked for Reuters since 1990 as energy correspondent and sub-editor.

Reuters drops plan for Nottingham hub

Tuesday 22 November 2016

Reuters has scrapped a plan to establish a global sub-editing hub in the provincial English city of Nottingham because too few staff volunteered to transfer from London.

Obituary: Rory Channing

Monday 21 November 2016

Rory Channing (photo), who led Reuters economic reporting from South Africa during the transition from apartheid to the presidency of Nelson Mandela, died on 15 November.

Foundation staffer 'planning suicide' in Iran jail

Monday 21 November 2016

Nazanin Zaghari-Ratcliffe (photo), the Thomson Reuters Foundation staff member jailed in Iran, is at breaking point and planning to kill herself, her husband said.

Reuters cuts news pictures jobs

Friday 18 November 2016

Reuters is reducing some news pictures positions "due to financial difficulties and reallocating resources".

The Reuter Society

The Reuter Society is a social network for former employees of Reuters or Thomson Reuters. The original Society was founded as a London-based club in 1990. The Reuter Society of America was launched in New York in 2014.


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