Chief's bonanza at Johnston Press

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Johnston Press's chief operating officer Danny Cammaide earned £825,000 last year, including a cash bonus worth 125 per cent of salary, despite the newspaper publisher losing £6.7m. He is leaving after 21 years with a pay-off worth a year's salary, plus pension and another 125 per cent bonus. The chief executive Ashley Highfield earned £701,000.

Johnston has just cut 30 editorial jobs at The Scotsman newspaper.