Private Frazer’s Doomed Magazines

October 8, 2008

Planetary misalignment

Filed under: Chair by the door,consumer magazines — privatefraser @ 8:59 am

Ping! An email arrives with news about the new BBC/Lonely Planet magazine we discussed last month:

Frazer – I probably shouldn’t be telling you this (walls have ears and all) but BBC Worldwide’s Lonely Planet magazine launches next month and there are some very long faces already, not least among those who greenlit (greenlighted) the project. And as for the sales figures of Knowledge …

Update: It’s on its way! I saw this wee advert today, so now we know it will have a £3.50 cover price and will publish every month. Brave. Very brave.

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