Roscommon herald

  • The Landmark Media group, whose titles include The Western People and Roscommon Herald, has been acquired by the Irish Times.

     The deal involves the purchase of the entire business of Landmark media, whose titles also include the Irish Examiner and Evening Echo newspapers, as well as a number of regional newspapers and has interests in three regional radio stations, as well as a number of online offerings.

     In a statement to employees yesterday, the Irish Times said it looks forward to working closely with all staff in the combined companies in building a successful media group.