Tindle Newspapers Ltd, publishers of weekly newspapers in the Southeast, Southwest of England and Wales - including the Monmouthshire Beacon - are pleased to announce the appointment of Scott Wood as Group Publishing Director for the company’s newspapers and associated websites.

Scott steps up from his role as Regional Managing Director Southeast and Group Operations Director. Scott joined Tindle Newspapers in June 1991.

Chairman of Tindle Newspapers, Owen Tindle said, ‘I am delighted that Scott has accepted this important role with the Group, which reflects both his importance to the Company and his hard work in ensuring that we have come through this unique economic period with our portfolio of paid-for newspapers well positioned to serve the communities for many more years to come. I congratulate Scott and all the team for their hard work.