(1) NEWSQUEST MEDIA GROUP LTD a company having its registered office at Newspaper House, 34-44
London Road, Morden, Surrey SM4 5BR (the “Company”); and
(2) PAUL DAVIDSON (the “Executive”).
The Executive is a director and is employed by the Company and it is desired to regulate the terms of the
Executive’s employment with the Company.
NOW IT IS HEREBY AGREED
1. JOB TITLE
The Company agrees to employ the Executive and the Executive agrees to act as Chief Executive of the
Company or in such other appointment as may from time to time be agreed (the “Appointment”) and the
Executive agrees to serve the Company upon the terms set out in this Agreement.
The Executive will report to the President of Gannett Co., Inc.
(a) The Appointment shall commence on the date hereof and (subject to the provisions for termination of
this Agreement) shall continue until terminated by either party giving to the other not less than 12 months
previous notice in writing to that effect.
(b) Notwithstanding the provisions of Sub-Clause 2(a) the Appointment will terminate automatically when
the Executive reaches the age of sixty five.
(c) The Company may at its absolute discretion elect to terminate the employment of the Executive with
immediate effect by paying to the Executive salary and an amount equal to the value of the other benefits
available to the Executive hereunder in lieu of notice.
3. DUTIES OF EXECUTIVE
During the continuance of the Appointment:
(a) The Executive shall devote the whole of his time, attention and skill to the duties of his office and shall
faithfully, efficiently, competently and diligently perform such duties and exercise such powers as may from
time to time be assigned to or vested in him and shall obey all reasonable and lawful directions given to him
by or under the authority of the
Board and use all reasonable endeavours to promote and extend the Company’s business and to protect