Archive for the “New Site Features” Category

Here & Then: our brand new mobile app

Posted on April 8th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

You can now view fascinating articles, images and adverts from The British Newspaper Archive through your iPhone for free. Download ‘Here & Then’ from the iTunes store Free daily stories from historic newspapers Download our mobile app today and read stories from over 200 years of historical newspapers for free, wherever you are. Learn what […]

We’ve upgraded! A radical improvement to the speed of your searches.

Posted on December 18th, 2013 by Ian

Behind the scenes, we’re constantly improving the search engine that powers the website. At the beginning of December, we made a major upgrade to our search technology to make your searches faster. Our lead Search Engineer, Dr Boon Low, explains what we did and what it means for you. As The British Newspaper Archive’s lead […]

More content, more quickly! The BNA tech upgrade – an update

Posted on July 17th, 2013 by Amy

More content, more quickly! The BNA tech upgrade – an update We hope that you have all been enjoying the lovely Summer weather lately? You may have noticed that there has been a slow-down in the number of pages added to the site recently. There is a fantastic reason for this . . . [drumroll […]

Gift Vouchers now available!

Posted on May 3rd, 2012 by Amy

We are pleased to announce the introduction of Gift Vouchers on The BNA! With four great value Packages to choose from (12 month, 30, 7 and 2 day), why not treat a loved one today!   We will email you with the Gift Voucher which you can then print or forward to your friend. The […]

New 7 Day Credit Package

Posted on February 7th, 2012 by Amy

New Credit Package launched today (07/02/2012) We have taken on your feedback and are pleased to announce the release of our new 7 Day Credit Package. The package, costing £9.95 GBP includes 600 credits and is valid for 7 days. We hope that the new package will allow you to make full use of your […]

New Features

Posted on January 31st, 2012 by The British Newspaper Archive

Our web team has been working hard to add extra features to the newspaper archive website. Highlighting Your Search Words in the Newspaper Article One of these new features is highlighting the first 10 occurrences of your search phrase within the article. So, for example, if your search is ’Charge of the Light Brigade‘, the […]