There will be a 45 minute cut off extension for live news on Tuesday September 20 across all UK news wholesaler branches.
This is to enable the supply chain to cope with increases in volume to meet expected demand for coverage of the Queen’s funeral which is taking place at Westminster Abbey on Monday September 19.
Publishers will attempt to arrive as early as possible and only use that extension where it is absolutely necessary. News wholesalers have been asked to prioritise deliveries to HND operators.
Saturday September 24 – 30 minute extension to all wholesaler cut-off timings in England and Wales.
This is to allow coverage of the Italy vs England UEFA Nations League game that is being played on the evening of Friday September 23 to go into Saturday editions.