Former Daily Telegraph editor Tony Gallagher returns to Daily Mail as joint deputy editor

Made editor of the Telegraph in 2009.

Surprise return: Tony Gallagher in 2012, after giving evidence at the Leveson inquiry. Photo: Getty
Surprise return: Tony Gallagher in 2012, after giving evidence at the Leveson inquiry. Photo: Getty

Former Daily Telegraph editor Tony Gallagher is returning to the Daily Mail as joint deputy editor.

Gallagher left the Telegraph in January after four years as editor following a shake-up by new Telegraph editor in chief Jason Seiken.

Gallagher is a former news editor and assistant editor of the Daily Mail who left the paper to become executive head of news in 2006. He was made editor of the Daily Telegraph in 2009.

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