Wednesday, 28 February 2018

British Newspaper Archive additions for February

The British Newspaper Archive now has  24,209,059 pages (23,733,593 pages last month).
The single largest addition was 235,040 pages of the Daily Mirror for 1947-1979.
A surprising number of additions this month, 89, were for a single year. 40 for the year 1911, 27 for 1958 and 16 for 1874.
The 108 (31 last month) papers with new pages online this month, including these 9 new to the collection
Armagh Standard; Bromyard News; Congleton & Macclesfield Mercury, and Cheshire General Advertiser; Chepstow Mercury, Volunteers' Gazette, Monmouthshire & South Wales Advertiser; Evesham Journal; Loughborough Echo; North Star and Farmers' Chronicle; The Social Review (Dublin, Ireland).

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