The Times finished 2014 by being the best performing national newspaper in terms of year-on-year circulation change for seventh month in a row. (Picture: Reuters)
The News UK title's circulation averaged at 390,765 for the month, up 1.64 per cent year on year.
The Sunday Times was the next best performing title, recording a circulation of 787,256, down 3.11 per cent year on year.
The Sunday Mail (220,098, down 13.9 per cent), Daily Star (426,300, down 13.31 per cent), Sunday Post (188,670, down 12.92 per cent) and The Guardian (177,880, down 12.4 per cent) were the worst performing titles during the month in terms of year on year change.
Daily national newspaper average circulation for December 2014
|Daily titles||Avg circ, December 2014||Y/y % change||Bulks|
|The Daily Telegraph||485,513||-10.17||–|
Sunday national newspaper average circulation for December 2014
|Sunday titles||Avg circ, December 2014||Y/y % change||Bulks|
|Daily Star – Sunday||268,230||-11.19|
|The Sun on Sunday||1,501,527||-10.04|
|The Mail on Sunday||1,459,671||-7.06||71,115|
|Independent on Sunday||97,128||-5.01||52,818|
|The Sunday Telegraph||379,578||-9.90|
|The Sunday Times||787,256||-3.11||11,226|