AUDIENCE DATA

June 25, 2018

Mail is UK’s most read newsbrand according to new industry-standard figures, with Sun close behind

The Mail has the largest readership of any UK newsbrand, according to new industry-standard figures, with the Sun close behind. The Mail, incorporating the Daily […]
June 25, 2018

The Sun now ‘bigger than Twitter’ online as it remains top UK commercial newsbrand for second month, Comscore data shows

The Sun has remained the top commercial newsbrand in the UK for the second month running, after overtaking Mail Online in April. According to the […]
May 22, 2018

Royal wedding success for news publishers with huge Sunday newspaper sales uplift

News publishers and broadcasters were reaping the rewards of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle’s royal wedding in sales of Sunday newspapers, online readers and TV […]
May 18, 2018

The Sun overtakes Mail Online to become UK’s biggest online newsbrand, latest Comscore data shows

The Sun says it has overtaken Mail Online to become the UK’s biggest online newspaper brand, citing the latest Comscore audience data. The figures give […]
May 17, 2018

National newspaper ABCs: Daily Telegraph decision to stop selling bulks sees circulation fall by nearly a fifth year-on-year

The Daily Telegraph’s decision to stop multiple copy sales, also known as bulk sales or “bulks”, has resulted in its circulation dropping by nearly one […]
April 19, 2018

National newspaper ABCs: Sun regains top spot as City AM, Times and Observer fare best amid industry-wide circulation decline

The Sun has overtaken the Metro’s print circulation, after the free daily pushed the UK’s best-selling newspaper off the top spot for the first time […]
April 19, 2018

New readership survey offers best snapshot of British news reading habits with 35,000 people interviewed and watchword on transparency

Newspapers and magazines have a new readership measurement standard that is based on people, not “cookies and email accounts”, and involves interviewing 35,000 of them […]
April 19, 2018

Sun is most-read UK newsbrand and dominates on mobile but Guardian top on desktop, new readership figures show

The Sun is the most read newsbrand in the UK, the first figures from the UK’s new readership measurement standard for the news publishing industry […]
March 27, 2018

Some 40 UK local newspapers closed in 2017 with net loss of 45 jobs, new research shows

There was a net loss of 30 local newspapers last year, new Press Gazette research has found. According to Press Gazette’s tally this puts the […]
March 15, 2018

National newspaper ABCs: Metro climbs above The Sun’s total circulation as Mirror and Telegraph titles post double-digit drops

The Metro has climbed ahead of The Sun’s total print circulation for the first time, new ABC figures have revealed. The free newspaper distributed 1,472,437 […]
March 5, 2018

Regional non-daily paid-for ABCs: Trinity Mirror sees number of paid-for weeklies drop sales by 20 per cent or more

A number of Trinity Mirror paid-for regional weekly newspapers saw their circulation fall by more than 20 per cent year-on-year, new ABC figures show. The […]
March 5, 2018

Regional ABCs online: Johnston Press’ Yorkshire dailies offset print circulation drop with sharp rise in web traffic

Johnston Press has offset declining print circulation at its Yorkshire dailies with some of the largest web traffic increases for regional news websites, according to new […]
March 1, 2018

Regional ABCs print: Steep circulation falls for dailies the Yorkshire Evening Post and Carlisle & News Star

The Yorkshire Evening Post recorded the steepest circulation decline among regional daily newspapers over the six months to the end of 2017, new ABC figures […]