Irish Mirror publisher to axe 450 further jobs

Reach – which owns newspapers across the UK and Ireland – plans to trim operational costs by 5-6 per cent in 2024

Reach Plc: The new cuts will affect around 10 per cent of its 4,500 total workforce, mostly across its national titles. Picture: Getty

Around 450 jobs are being axed at the publisher of the Irish Mirror and Irish Daily Star as the group looks to slash costs further.

Reach – which owns a suite of national and regional newspapers across the UK, and Ireland – said the job losses come under plans to trim operating costs by 5-6 per cent in 2024.

It is already cutting costs by up to 6 per cent this year and previously announced ...