The Board of Trinity Mirror PLC has noted the recent media speculation and confirms that it is at an early stage of evaluating certain of Northern & Shell’s assets.
There is no certainty that any agreement will be reached in respect of the range of outcomes currently under consideration.
A further announcement will be made if and when appropriate.
Northern & Shell is the owner of Express Newspapers which publishes the Daily and Sunday Express, the Daily Star and Daily Star Sunday and OK! Magazine.