The contenders for the NUJ Regional Press Awards 2010 Newspaper of the Year were named this morning.
The papers shortlisted are:
The Cumberland News
The Hampstead & Highgate Express
The News, Portsmouth
The Press, York
Yorkshire Evening Post
Jeremy Dear, NUJ general secretary said: “This was a particularly hard category for our judges to shortlist. The quality of journalism throughout our local and regional titles is outstanding.
“These awards are a great showcase for the excellent work being carried out by journalists throughout the industry, in newspapers that are doing a fantastic job for the communities they serve.”
The winner will be announced on Tuesday.