Saturday, 26 January 2019

The British Newspaper Archives just achieved another milestone

Additions to the British Newspaper Archive in the past day pushed the total to 30,011,612 pages.

153,110 pages were added in the last week.

That's  three quarters of the way to meeting the target.

The additions in the last 24 hours were:

Leicester Daily Post: 1879, 1887
Buckingham Express:1869
Evening Herald (Dublin): 2005
Sunday Life: 1988
Daily Herald: 1957
Express and Echo: 1881-1888, 1890-1895, 1891-1900

The content in the collection is now 2,449,525 pages for England, 600,683 for Ireland, 423,901 for Scotland and 83,730 for Wales.

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