National press

By Dominic Ponsford 07 November 17:17

Print sales of The Sun dipped below two million a day for the first time in its modern history last month.

Average sales of the paper dipped 8 per cent year on year to 1,978,324 making it still the UK's best-selling daily.

By William Turvill 21 October 10:35
In four of the last five months of ABC circulation figures, The Times has been the best performing title in terms of year-on-year performance.
By William Turvill 10 October 16:46
The News UK title (up 1.51 per cent year on year) was closely followed by its sister, The Sunday Times, which saw its circulation drop 1.39 per cent year on year.
By Dominic Ponsford 05 September 13:07

The Times was the only UK national newspaper to increase print circulation last month according to ABC.

By William Turvill 08 August 12:41
The title's circulation fell of 0.41 per cent year on year to 398,603, after recording an increase of 0.66 per cent in June.
By William Turvill 11 July 12:40
The Times was the only national newspaper to grow in circulation, to 393,530, year on year in June, according to ABC. The next best performing newspaper was The Guardian, with a year-on-year circulation dip of 0.9 per cent to 185,313.
By Dominic Ponsford 06 June 12:43
The Independent was the worst performing national newspaper sales wise in May dropping 17 per cent year on year on year to a daily average of 62,460 (including 16,030 free bulk copies).
By Dominic Ponsford 29 May 10:49
The Mail titles are the most read newspaper brand in the UK, according to the latest figures from the National Readership survey.
By William Turvill 28 May 8:45
The Guardian's cover price has nearly quadrupled in ten years over a period in which the newspaper has lost 50 per cent of its circulation.
By Dominic Ponsford 09 May 12:57
The Independent’s cut-price sister title may have felt the impact of a 10p price rise last month as sales fell 5.6 per cent year on year to an average of 287,206 a day.
By Press Gazette 11 April 12:24
The Sunday red-top tabloid newspaper market was the worst performer in March, according to the latest audited circulation data from ABC.
By Dominic Ponsford 07 March 13:56
The Guardian and i were the only two UK national titles which managed to increase print sales year on year in February.
By Ayub Nouinou 03 March 16:59
Over 80 members of staff employed by the BBC are still receiving at least £150,000 in annual salaries, according to the Sunday Times. These revelations have provoked accusations against the new director-general that he will fail to meet the promises to diminish excessive pay at the broadcasting corporation.
By Darren Boyle 14 February 13:21
The Guardian was the big winner in the first national newspaper ABCs of 2014 reporting a rare year-on-year rise in print circulation.
Canary Wharf, home to the Mirror and Sunday Mirror
By Darren Boyle 17 January 12:52
The Mirror has dropped below an average of one million sales for the month of December according to new ABC figures released today.
By Emma McGarthy 13 January 15:59
A statement has been signed by over 40 prominent journalists and editors from across the world demanding the release of three Al Jazeera journalists detained by Egyptian authorities.
The Guardian
By Emma McGarthy 06 January 16:35
The Guardian News and Media has today announced two senior hires on the technical side of its digital operation.
By Darren Boyle 06 December 16:29
The Saturday edition of the Daily Mail has overtaken The Sun to become the biggest selling newspaper.
By Dominic Ponsford 08 November 14:08
The Financial Times saw the biggest print circulation drop of any national newspaper in October. The 17 per cent drop to a global circulation of just over 240,000 a day came in the same month that the paper announced plans to have a small print-focused team and concentrate most editorial resources on digital.
By Darren Boyle 24 October 14:53
The Sunday Times has on average 83,000 readers a week on its tablet edition according to new figures released today.