Wednesday, 31 October 2018

British Newspaper Archives additions for October

The British Newspaper Archive now has a total of 28,391,968 pages online (27,698,424 last month.) 45 papers had pages added in the past month including 16 titles new to the site..

Major additions, titles with more than 10,000 pages added during the month were.

TITLEPAGESYEARS
Belfast Telegraph1172361921, 1923-1925, 1927-1929, 1931-1934, 1936-1950, 1952-1962
Liverpool Echo1139121890, 1906-1910, 1912, 1919-1936, 1948-1954, 1959, 1969
Irish Independent599221916, 1920, 1942, 1950, 2003, 2006
Drogheda Independent597861890-1894, 1896-1923, 1951-1955, 1960-1980, 1984-1985, 1988-1998
Wexford People523841853-1896, 1907-1908, 1917, 1987-1993
Wicklow People366421977-1985, 2002-2005
Western Mail345121924-1926, 1948-1951, 1953-1958
Airdrie & Coatbridge Advertiser313561858, 1862, 1899-1957
The Bioscope268501925-1932
Broad Arrow196401868-1869, 1871-1877, 1914-1917

Once again Ireland is the emphasis accounting for 59% of the pages from the major additions above added during the month.

Other publications with pages added are:  Drogheda Argus and Leinster Journal; Poole & Dorset Herald; Gloucestershire Chronicle; Newcastle Journal; Evening Herald (Dublin); War Office Times and Naval Review; Tavistock Gazette; Scottish Referee; Social Gazette; Deliverer and Record of Salvation Army Rescue Work; Birmingham Weekly Post; New Crusader; Heywood Advertiser; Landswoman; Norwood News; Congleton & Macclesfield Mercury and Cheshire General Advertiser; Surrey Advertiser; Ally Sloper's Half Holiday; Newport & Market Drayton Advertiser; Croydon Chronicle and East Surrey Advertiser; N.T.F. In Aid Of British Prisoners; Dover Telegraph and Cinque Ports General Advertiser; Cumberland & Westmorland Herald; The Showman; Tit-bits; Henley & South Oxford Standard; Sports Argus; Westmorland Advertiser and Kendal Chronicle; Lakes Chronicle and Reporter; War Savings; Silver Bullet; West Middlesex Herald; Todmorden Advertiser and Hebden Bridge Newsletter; Irish Citizen; Lakes Herald.

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