Tag Archives: yorkshire evening post

Yorkshire daily papers’ print collapse continues on schedule

Print sales of Yorkshire’s regional daily papers have continued their collapse, according to figures released last week by the Audit Bureau of Circulation. Nothing too remarkable: the Yorkshire Evening Post (YEP) leads the latest slide with one of the biggest … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Sad milestone – sales of Yorkshire Evening Post drop below 20,000 for first time

No great surprises for Yorkshire’s daily papers in the figures released today by the Audit Bureau of Circulation: the steady slide in sales continued during the second half of 2015. It’s a sort of sad milestone for Johnston Press (an expected one, … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Bad news, good news, data and the Leeds housing crisis

I’m a big fan of the Yorkshire Evening Post, but I’m struggling with its front page “exclusive” news story this morning. Yes, yes, there’s a housing crisis in Leeds. And yes, “it’s time to end it”. And yes, as the paper … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , | 1 Comment

More poor results for Leeds local newspapers. How and when will it end?

It’s grim news. Again. For both The Yorkshire Post and sister paper The Yorkshire Evening Post. We already knew that parent company Johnston Press had a dismal first half of 2015 – shares tumbled when a profit warning was issued … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Steady online growth for Leeds-based local papers … BUT

After Wednesday’s not so good news about continuing declining sales of our local regional daily papers, here’s the better news about their growing online audiences. Just about all of them posted steady year on year increases in online readership in the … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

Big fall in sales again at Yorkshire Evening Post

Pretty bad news for the Yorkshire Evening Post from the latest circulation figures for regional daily papers released today by the Audit Bureau of Circulation. The paper has recorded one of the highest percentage falls in average daily circulation, down 15.7% from … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , , , , | 8 Comments

Yorkshire Evening Post to be relaunched … again

The Yorkshire Evening Post is going to be relaunched again, two years after its last relaunch. The paper got a new look and a number of new supplements in January 2013 in an effort to make it “brighter and fresher” … Continue reading

Posted in News | Tagged , , , , | 1 Comment