August 17, 2017

Print ABCs: Metro only newspaper to grow distribution as all paid-for nationals lost sales in July

The Metro is the only UK daily national newspaper to have increased its distribution year-on-year, according to ABC figures for July, bucking the overall trend […]
August 11, 2017

Mag ABCs: Hello! Fashion Monthly and Women’s Health buck declining sales trend to boost circulations year-on-year

Hello! Fashion Monthly and Women’s Health magazines have bucked the trend of declining sales among UK women’s fashion and lifestyle monthlies to grow their circulations, […]
August 10, 2017

Mag ABCs: Tough times for women’s weeklies with Now down 21 per cent and Look falling 35 per cent

Time Inc magazines Now and Look have suffered the heaviest fall in sales year-on-year within the declining UK women’s weeklies sector, the latest ABC figures […]
August 10, 2017

Magazine ABCs: Full breakdown of UK magazine sales figures for first half 2017

Most UK magazines audited lost sales year on year in the first half of 2017, according to ABC. Some 163 titles are audited on a […]
August 5, 2017


Tom Rosenstiel of the American Press Institute looks at research into new audiences for news based on demographic change and access to mobile devices.
August 3, 2017

LBC boosts national audience by 18 per cent to over 2m – full breakdown of UK radio station audience figures

LBC raised its listener numbers across the UK by 17.9 per cent year on year to 2,038,000 in the second quarter of 2017, according to […]
August 3, 2017

General election boost for Radio 4’s Today as it reached record 7.7m listeners per week in second quarter of 2017

Radio 4’s flaghip current affairs programme Today reached a record 7,655,000  listeners a week in the second quarter of this year according to RAJAR. This […]
July 21, 2017

The Sun, Mirror and Daily Star all lose sales by more than 10 per cent year on year in June

Redtop tabloids saw the biggest print newspaper sales declines in June with the Daily Star the biggest faller – down 18 per cent year on […]
July 20, 2017

ABCs: Metro was fastest growing national newspaper website in June as Sun closed on Mirror

Metro was the fastest growing national newspaper website, up 99 per cent year on year to 2.7m unique browsers per day in June according to […]
July 1, 2017


Chris Horrie reviews and summaries aspects of Zenynep Tufekci’s new book on the political impact of social media : Twitter and Teargas. Horrie discusses Tufeckci’s […]
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, […]