Newspaper circulation figures continued to fall across the board in March with the exception of the Evening Standard where distribution stayed steady on last year.
The latest ABC figures show Reach-owned titles the Sunday People, Star on Sunday and Daily Star continued to record the biggest year-on-year declines.
Free title the Metro posted the smallest year-on-year drop of 3 per cent, followed by the Sunday Times which had a 4 per cent drop in circulation.
National newsbrand circulations for March (source ABC):
|Publication||Total circulation March 2019||Year-on-year % change||Bulks|
|The Sun on Sunday||1,136,412||-7%||103,780|
|The Mail on Sunday||1,006,177||-6%|
|London Evening Standard||874,314||0%|
|The Sunday Times||711,872||-4%||77,275|
|The Daily Telegraph||342,596||-10%|
|The Sunday Telegraph||268,238||-9%|
|Daily Star – Sunday||194,007||-18%|
|City AM FREE||86,073||-5%|
Picture: Reuters/Peter Nicholls