AUDIENCE DATA

June 26, 2017

NRS national press readership data: Telegraph overtakes Guardian as most-read ‘quality’ title in print/online

The Daily Telegraph has overtaken the The Guardian to become the most-read ‘quality’ newspaper brand in the UK, according to new data released by the […]
June 15, 2017

Website ABCs: General election campaign boost sees Independent, Sun and Birmingham Mail double daily browsers

A general election campaign helped more than double web traffic for The Independent, The Sun and Birmingham Mail websites, new ABC figures show. The Independent, […]
June 15, 2017

Metro overtakes Sun in UK weekday distribution, but Murdoch title still Britain’s best-selling paper

Metro has overtaken The Sun for the first time in terms of the average number of weekday copies the two titles distribute across the UK, […]
June 15, 2017

Print ABCs: Metro overtakes Sun in UK weekday distribution, but Murdoch title still Britain’s best-selling paper

Metro has overtaken The Sun for the first time in terms of the average number of weekday copies the two titles distribute across the UK, […]
May 18, 2017

Print ABCs: Bulks boost Times as Trinity Mirror nationals and Scottish dailies record double-digital circulation falls

An increase in free bulk distribution helped The Times grow its overall circulation year on year in April, according to ABC. The daily  recorded the […]
May 18, 2017

UK newspaper website ABCs for April 2017: No sign of snap general election traffic boost

Theresa May’s calling of a snap general election last month failed to impact newspaper website figures audited by ABC. The top four sites were all […]
April 20, 2017

Online ABCs: Mirror overtakes Independent as Telegraph audience falls under metered paywall

Mirror.co.uk has climbed back above web-only title The Independent in the size of its online audience in March, new ABC figures show. The Mirror website climbed […]
March 20, 2017

How George Osborne’s appointment as Standard editor strengthens the right’s grip on UK newspaper market

The appointment of George Osborne as editor of the Evening Standard further strengthens the right’s grip on the UK national newspaper market. Looking at the 8.7m […]
March 16, 2017

Online ABCs: Free Sun more than doubles website traffic as partial paywall sees Telegraph fall

The Sun continues to expand its online audience after scrapping its paywall while the Telegraph has seen decline under its paid-for “premium content” model, new […]
March 16, 2017

Metro circulation overtakes Daily Mail and is within 30,000 of The Sun on weekdays

Free newspaper Metro has overtaken its sister title the Daily Mail to become the second highest circulation UK national newspaper. The title, which is only […]
March 2, 2017

How digital growth is outpacing print decline at the big former Local World dailies bought by Trinity Mirror

Trinity Mirror’s cutbacks across the Local World portfolio have at times seemed brutal. Some £10m was cut from the Local World budget last year, with […]
March 1, 2017

NRS: The Sun moves up to become second most read UK newspaper in print and online with Mail still top on 29m a month

The Sun has jumped to second place in the chart of most-read UK newspaper brands, according to the National Readership Survey. The NRS has Daily […]
February 25, 2017

ABCs: Regional press website growth offsets print decline as Manchester Evening News beats Standard

Nearly every regional newspaper website audited by ABC recorded strong growth in the second half of 2016. The Manchester Evening News is the most popular […]