Regional press

By John Reynolds 31 March 14:11
Journalists working at Northern Irish publisher Alpha Newspapers have voted overwhelmingly in favour of strike action in a dispute over pay and trade union recognition.
By John Reynolds 24 March 15:46
Independent digital publisher SoPublishing is expanding its portfolio with the launch of two titles, one focused on weddings and the other on arts , entertainment and culture, adding to the growing number of hyperlocal titles in Bristol.
By John Reynolds 01 March 16:29
The founder of the independent title Hackney Citizen is to launch a sister title covering the Tower Hamlets area saying “there is room for another paper” in the area.
By John Reynolds 25 February 16:05
The entrepreneurial duo behind a hyperlocal newspaper in Peckham are to launch a new title in Dulwich, which will feature a column by Independent columnist Jane Merrick.
By Dominic Ponsford 24 February 14:47
The Liverpool Echo saw a sharp drop in sales at the end of last year after it what it described as "the biggest shake-up in its 136-year history".
By Dominic Ponsford 26 August 14:54
The Sunday Herald was the only weekly title audited by ABC to grow its sale in the first half of this year, again apparently benefiting from its support for Scottish nationalism.
By Dominic Ponsford 26 August 14:19
UK regional newspaper web traffic growth appeared to more than cancel out print readership decline in the first half of this year.
By Dominic Ponsford 26 August 13:50
The UK’s regional newspapers lost print sales at an average rate of 10.2 per cent year on year in the first half of 2015.
By William Turvill 27 February 14:00
Trinity Mirror's regional websites more than doubled their collective traffic year on year in the second half of 2014, the latest set of ABC results show.
By William Turvill 25 February 13:21
The only newspaper to publicly back the campaign for Scottish independence in September's referendum saw its circulation increase by 34.7 per cent in the second half of 2014. s.
By William Turvill 25 February 12:45
All paid-for regional daily newspapers saw their circulations decline in the second half of 2014, according to new ABC figures.
By Emilio Casalicchio 05 February 11:14
Editors Keith Redbourn of the Hampshire Chronicle and Andrew Ross of the Romsey Advertiser will face redundancy according to a message sent to Newsquest staff.
By Dominic Ponsford 27 August 15:58
None of the 22 UK paid-for local weekly newspapers audited by ABC in the first half of this year increase sales.
By Dominic Ponsford 27 August 13:38
The 75 UK regional daily and Sunday newspapers listed by ABC in its data lost sales by an average of 13.5 per cent year on year in the first half of 2014.
By William Turvill 27 August 13:05
According to ABC, between January and June, Local World recorded 16,395,037 average unique monthly browsers - up 90 per cent year on year.
By Ayub Nouinou 07 March 9:44
Only eight out of the 270 paid-for regional weekliy newspapers audited by ABC grew their sales last year. Press Gazette asked them how they did it.
By Ayub Nouinou 07 March 7:13
While regional newspaper print circulations plunged last year, figures released by ABC reveal booming website traffic.
By Dominic Ponsford 27 February 11:20
The Manchester Evening News is most read UK regional newspaper online, according to data released yesterday by ABC.
By Dominic Ponsford 26 February 14:25
UK regional daily newspaper lost sales at their fastest rate yet in the second half of 2013 – falling by an average of 14 per cent year on year.
By Dominic Ponsford 26 February 13:58
Only a handful of weekly newspaper titles audited by ABC increased their print sales year on year in 2013.

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