Archive for the “Brand new: Newspaper pages” Category

240,000 extra newspaper pages from 1752-1954

Posted on July 4th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

We’re pleased to report that The British Newspaper Archive added an extra 240,000 newspaper pages in June, so you’ve got plenty of new stories to explore this month.   Search the newspapers   New title: London’s Illustrated Times The additions include a brand new title, the Illustrated Times. Published in London, the newspaper reported on […]

240,000 extra newspaper pages now online

Posted on June 9th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

Thousands of historical newspaper pages were added to The British Newspaper Archive in May, including three great new titles. We hope you enjoy exploring the new additions.   Search the newspapers   More newspaper titles available to search You’ll now find editions of London’s Penny Illustrated Paper, the Dundee, Perth and Forfar People’s Journal and […]

8 million newspaper pages are now fully searchable

Posted on May 16th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

We’re thrilled to announce that you can now explore 8 million historic newspaper pages online. That’s double the number that you could search when The British Newspaper Archive launched in November 2011.   Search the newspapers   Try your search again If you’ve tried searching for a person, event or place before without success, it’s […]

300,000 newspaper pages added, including the Daily Mirror

Posted on May 9th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

The British Newspaper Archive added 300,000 new pages to the website last month, including six brand new titles.   Search the newspapers   You can now search editions of the Daily Mirror (the national newspaper), Hamilton Advertiser, The Lancashire Evening Post, The Oxford Times, Perthshire Advertiser and The Shetland Times. A full list of recent […]

135,000 newspaper pages added

Posted on April 10th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

Thousands of extra newspaper pages were added to The British Newspaper Archive in March, including a brand new title – the Evening Despatch.   Search the newspapers   24 other titles were updated this month, including the Bath Chronicle and Weekly Gazette, the Dublin Evening Mail and Nottingham Evening Post. You’ll find a full list of […]

New title: the Evening Despatch

Posted on April 2nd, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

  WW1 editions of the Evening Despatch now online The Evening Despatch was published in Birmingham throughout World War One. Over 4,000 pages from newspapers published in 1915, 1917 and 1918 have just been made available to search online. Search the Evening Despatch       Newspaper pages added every week Thousands of extra pages […]

7.5 million newspaper pages now online

Posted on March 6th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

The British Newspaper Archive added over 200,000 pages in February, bringing the current grand total to over 7.5 million. There’s still plenty more to be scanned, so we’ve already started chasing the next milestone – 8 million pages!   Search the newspapers   50 titles have been updated this month, including the Durham County Advertiser, […]

125,000 extra pages now searchable

Posted on February 7th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

January was a busy month at The British Newspaper Archive – we added thousands of newspaper pages to the website and also moved our scanning equipment to Boston Spa, the new home of the British Library’s newspaper collection. We’ve updated 40 newspaper titles, including the Cheltenham Chronicle, the Hastings and St Leonards Observer and the […]

175,000 extra newspaper pages added

Posted on January 10th, 2014 by The British Newspaper Archive

We’re pleased to report that The British Newspaper Archive added over 175,000 historic newspaper pages in December, so you’ll have plenty of new stories to explore in 2014! Start searching the newspapers   The papers feature international, national and local news, including this delightful report about a marriage that took place in Burnley in 1916. […]

New Title: The Dover Express

Posted on July 16th, 2012 by Amy

The Dover Express (1888-1949 inclusive year range) is now available on the site! More Dover Express pages/years available soon! Why not check out our Newspapers Titles page to see what’s been newly added to the site in the past 30 days: http://www.britishnewspaperarchive.co.uk/home/NewspaperTitles With up to 8,000 new pages added to the site every day, what will you discover? […]