British newspapers and journalism

The main sections are : 

UK National papers

  • Market share of the papers;
  • Profiles of the groups, their recent histories and their newspapers

Scottish newspapers

  • The biggest selling papers;
  • Profiles of the publishers;
  • Links to publishers and their websites;
  • Links to Scottish journalism information sources.

British regional newspaper groups

  • The top 20 regional newspapers;
  • Publisher profiles.

Newspaper scoops: how journalists find exclusive stories

  • What makes a scoop?
  • Where does news come from?
  • People provide scoops
  • Big scoops
  • The old spies network
  • The difference a scoop makes
  • The influence of Drudge
  • Fighting off the lawyers
  • Journalists die finding stories

Journalism and newspaper web links

Launch of the Sunday Herald

  • Sunday Herald contents;
  • online strategy and interactivity;
  • the nation-forming agenda;
  • the editor - Andrew Jaspan;
  • the mysterious mouse.

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