Layoffs Today: Haymarket 50; Emap Inform 40; MediaWales 7; Evening Standard 3

If you gave the B2B mag sector a health check today, it would have very weak pulse. In the last two days two of the sector’s big players have announced 90 job cuts, largely due to the on-going advertising downturn. Not to be out-done, regional and national newspapers have been chipping in with their own redundancies — bringing the not-too-optimistic total UK media redundancies in the last fortnight to at least 121.

Haymarket (50): B2B mag publisher Haymarket is to cut 50 jobs due to a H208 downturn, despite a