Monday, 30 April 2018

British Newspaper Archive additions for April

The British Newspaper Archive now has 24,974,993 (24,710,849 pages last month).

The 57 papers (58 last month) with new pages online this month include 22 (28) new to the collection. Researchers with Leicester or Newcastle interest take note of major additions.

Papers with more than 10,000 pages added are:
Bournemouth Guardian: 1883-1895, 1897-1910, 1912-1921
Christchurch Times: 1858-1897, 1899-1911
Crewe Guardian: 1869-1897, 1899-1910
Leicester Daily Post: 1872-1878, 1888-1921
Leicester Journal: 1882-1894, 1896-1912, 1914, 1918-1920
Newcastle Evening Chronicle: 1990-1995
Newcastle Journal: 1946-1959, 1961-1963
Southern Times and Dorset County Herald: 1852-1866, 1872-1886, 1890-1896, 1898-1899, 1902-1910
West Sussex Gazette: 1855-1891, 1910, 1912-1931, 1933-1937, 1945, 1957
Witney Gazette and West Oxfordshire Advertiser: 1882-1895, 1897, 1899-1910

1 comment:

Ellen Thorne Morris said...

Is there a book or books listing the historic British newspapers, their dates, coverage area and perhaps repositories? Ellen Morris