MEDIA BRIEF: Songs of Praise to have magazine
SONGS OF PRAISE: For the first time since it started 42 years ago, BBC TV religious stalwart Songs of Praise is to have a spin-off magazine. Launched on 19 November, Songs of Praise magazine will be published quarterly to coincide with key points in the calendar such as Christmas and Easter. Editorial includes music and book reviews, plus gardening and food sections. Its editor is Liz Vercoe, on secondment from her post as executive editor of sister title Radio Times. The launch publisher is Lindsaye Fox.