Manchester & Greater Manchester

Manchester Evening News

The Manchester Evening News is MEN Media’s flagship title, serving Greater Manchester, Cheshire and Lancashire six days a week.
The paper is on sale every day, as well as being free to pick up in the city centre each Thursday & Friday.
An established and trusted brand within the community, the Manchester Evening News continues to set the news agenda, providing unrivalled sports coverage and representing and fighting for our city.

Circulation

84,676

ABC Jul- December 2016

Average Issue Readership

224,274

JICREG April 2017

Day of Publication

Monday to Saturday

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MEN Media's flagship title and one of Britain's largest circulating regional daily newspapers, with 84,676 copies circulated on Thursday & Friday every week.

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Monthly unique browsers

12,184,558

Omniture April 2017, combined desktop, mobile

Monthly page views

48,202,372

Omniture May 2017, combined desktop, mobile

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Metro

Metro reaches a daily commuter audience known as ‘Urbanites’.  These young, affluent readers are connected and tech savvy influencers.  They are progressive, professional and a valuable audience for advertisers.

Circulation

104,796

NRS July 2015 - July 2016

Average Issue Readership

168,403

ABC Bulk September 2016

Day of Publication

Monday to Friday

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Manchester Weekly News

The Manchester Weekly News is Britain’s biggest free weekly newspaper, with four zoned editions serving the different areas surrounding the city.
In total, the Manchester Weekly News distributes 243,000+ copies through letterboxes every week, generating a readership of over 330,000 people.

Circulation

243,480

JICREG Feb 2017

Average Issue Readership

328,931

JICREG Feb 2017

Day of Publication

Thursday

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North Manchester

Accrington Observer

The Accrington Observer is a hyper local paid weekly newspaper at the heart of the community that it serves.
The title is sold around in Accrington and the surrounding areas of Great Harwood, Rawtenstall and Oswaltwistle.

Circulation

6,873

ABC Jan-Dec 2015

Average Issue Readership

21,251

JICREG Feb 2017

Day of Publication

Friday

Monthly unique browsers

82,900

Source: Omniture March 2016, combined desktop and mobile

Monthly page views

304,300

Source: Omniture March 2016, combined desktop and mobile

Rochdale Observer Series

The Rochdale Observer group is well established within its community.
The title is sold around Rochdale on a Wednesday and Saturday, selling 5,938 and 10,300 copies respectively.
Over the week, the titles has an impressive reach in the area.  Each Wednesday it has 23,677 readers, and each Saturday it achieves 33,336 readers.

Circulation

16,238

ABC Jan-Dec 2015

Average Issue Readership

57,013

JICREG FEB 2017

Day of Publication

Wednesday, Saturday

Rossendale Free Press

The Rossendale Free Press is a local paid weekly newspaper at the heart of the community that it serves.
The title is sold around in Rossendale and the surrounding areas of Rawtenstall, Haslingdon and Bacup.

www.rossendalefreepress.co.uk – M.E.N. Media’s news website dedicated to ultra-local news in Rossendale.
Sections include local news, sport, education, entertainment & readers’ opinions.

 

Circulation

7,206

ABC Jan-Dec 2015

Average Issue Readership

19,204

JICREG Feb 2017

Day of Publication

Friday

Monthly unique browsers

69,700

Omniture March 2016, combined desktop and mobile

Monthly page views

247,100

Omniture March 2016, combined desktop and mobile

Heywood Advertiser

The Heywood Advertiser is a hyper-local paid weekly newspaper at the heart of the community that it serves.
Circulating in just four postcode sectors – OL10 4; OL10 3; OL10 1 & OL10 2 – the titles sells 2,501 copies each week which generates a readership of 8,744 people.

Circulation

2,501

ABC Jan-Dec 2015

Average Issue Readership

7,506

JICREG Feb 2017

Day of Publication

Thursday

Middleton & North Manchester Guardian

The Middleton & North Manchester Guardian provides a vibrant mix of local and regional news. Delivering so much more than just local news, we provide a bridge between our audience and your business through advertising opportunities, promotions and specific features. The Middleton & North Manchester Guardian sells 3,149 paid for copies each week. This generates a readership of over 12,168 people in the area.

Circulation

3,149

ABC Jan-Dec 2015

Average Issue Readership

12,168

JICREG Feb 2017

Day of Publication

Thursday

South Manchester & Cheshire

Macclesfield Express

Published every Wednesday, the Macclesfield Express is a paid for weekly newspaper.
Each week the title sells 7,839 copies  generating a weekly readership in excess of 24,600 people from in and around the Macclesfield area.

www.macclesfieldexpress.co.uk – M.E.N. Media’s online news website dedicated to ultra – local news in Macclesfield. Sections include local news, sport, education, entertainment & readers’ opinions.

Circulation

7,839

ABC Jan-Dec 2015

Average Issue Readership

24,845

JICREG Feb 2017

Day of Publication

Wednesday

Monthly unique browsers

88,100

Omniture March 2016, combined desktop and mobile

Monthly page views

322,800

Omniture March 2016, combined desktop and mobile

Stockport Express

Published every Wednesday, the Stockport Express is a paid for weekly newspaper.
Each week the title sells 7,420 copies generating a weekly readership in excess of 30,000 people  from in and around the Stockport area.

Circulation

7,420

ABC Jan-Dec 2015

Average Issue Readership

30,022

JICREG Feb 2017

Day of Publication

Wednesday

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