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British Industrial History

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Provincial Newspapers

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1929 Formed to hold the provincial newspaper interests of United Newspapers:

  • Edinburgh Evening News
  • Yorkshire Evening News
  • Lancashire Daily Post
  • Blackburn Times
  • Doncaster Gazette
  • Burnley News
  • Preston Guardian
  • The Sporting Pink (Leeds)

In addition the company owned just under half the shares in a small group of daily and weekly newspapers based around Hull and Grimsby.

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Sources of Information

  • Competition Commission report [1]