Sunday, 31 December 2017

British Newspaper Archive Additions for December

At the end of 2017 the British Newspaper Archive has 23,319,767 pages (22,673,989 pages last month). A year ago there were 17,567,270 pages. At the present rate the 40 million page project target would be reached by the end of September 2020.
The 39 (16) papers with new pages online this month are tabulated below with the major additions bolded.

TITLEDATE RANGE
Aberdeen Press and Journal1979
Ayr Advertiser, or, West Country Journal1881-1882, 1885-1886, 1889-1890
Birmingham Daily Post1974
Bolton Evening News1900
Bournemouth Daily Echo1909-1910
Cambridge Independent Press1874
Carmarthen Weekly Reporter1861-1871, 1873-1874, 1877, 1880-1881, 1883-1884, 1892-1893
Coventry Evening Telegraph1897, 1905, 1907, 1922-1923, 1925, 1927, 1930, 1932, 1936-1938, 1946-1954, 1960-1971
Coventry Herald1808, 1820, 1906, 1908, 1914, 1917-1938
Dublin Evening Telegraph1871-1873, 1876-1881, 1887-1903, 1905-1906, 1908-1915, 1919-1922, 1924
Eastern Daily Press1900, 1910
Eastern Morning News1877
Hamilton Herald and Lanarkshire Weekly News1888-1898, 1901-1910
Hampshire Telegraph1915-1923, 1927-1957
Hereford Journal1877-1878, 1889, 1891, 1893, 1900, 1902-1903, 1905, 1907
Hunts Post1897
Jedburgh Gazette1871-1886, 1888-1956
Leamington, Warwick, Kenilworth & District Daily Circular1896-1903, 1908-1910
Leominster News and North West Herefordshire & Radnorshire Advertiser1885, 1897
Londonderry Sentinel1869
Melton Mowbray Mercury and Oakham and Uppingham News1895-1896, 1901, 1903, 1910
Merthyr Times, and Dowlais Times, and Aberdare Echo1892-1894, 1898-1899
Northampton Chronicle and Echo1883, 1885-1887, 1889, 1892, 1906, 1908-1909, 1916-1917, 1919-1928, 1930-1931
Penarth Chronicle and Cogan Echo1889
Public Ledger and Daily Advertiser1872
Reading Observer1873-1896, 1899, 1910, 1915-1920
Shetland Times1908-1910
Shields Daily News1934-1935, 1954
South Wales Daily News1901-1909
South Wales Daily Post1902-1909
Sports Argus1897-1911, 1922-1938, 1946-1957, 1959-1963, 1965-1979
Tenbury Wells Advertiser1871-1895, 1898-1910
The Atlas1853-1854
Todmorden Advertiser and Hebden Bridge Newsletter1868
Waterford Chronicle1871-1875, 1889-1908, 1910
Weston-super-Mare Gazette, and General Advertiser1877
Windsor and Eton Express1883, 1894-1895, 1898, 1903, 1908-1910
Wisbech Standard1889
Woolwich Gazette1871


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