Beeld

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Beeld
Beeld Logo
Type Daily newspaper
Format Broadsheet
Owner(s) Naspers
Publisher Naspers
Editor-in-chief Adriaan Basson
Sports editor Gert van der Westhuizen
Language Afrikaans
Headquarters Johannesburg
Sister newspapers Die Burger, Volksblad
Official website www.beeld.com

Beeld is an Afrikaans-language daily newspaper that was launched on 16 September 1974. Beeld is distributed in four provinces of South Africa: Gauteng, Mpumalanga, Limpopo, North West.Die Beeld (English: The Image) was an Afrikaans-language Sunday newspaper in the late 1960s. It is the largest Afrikaans-language newspaper in South Africa, with a circulation of more than 100,000[citation needed]. Its slogan is "Jou wêreld, Jou koerant" ("Your world, your newspaper"), and it is owned by Naspers.

Supplements[edit]

  • Sake24 (Mon-Fri)[1]
  • Motors (Thur)[1]
  • Vrydag (Fri)[1]

List of editors[edit]

  • Schalk Pienaar (1974–1975)
  • Johannes Grosskopf (1975–1977)
  • Ton Vosloo (1977–1983)
  • Willem Wepener (1983–1989)
  • Salie de Swardt (1989–1992)
  • Willie Kühn (1993–1996)
  • Johan de Wet (1996–1999)
  • Arrie Rossouw (1999–2000)
  • Peet Kruger (2000–2009)
  • Tim du Plessis (2009–2011)
  • Peet Kruger (2011 - 2013)
  • Adriaan Basson (2013 - Present)

Distribution areas[edit]

Distribution[2]
2008 2014
Eastern Cape
Free State Y Y
Gauteng Y Y
Kwa-Zulu Natal Y N
Limpopo Y Y
Mpumalanga Y Y
North West Y Y

Distribution figures[edit]

Circulation[3]
Net Sales
Oct - Dec 12 66 132
Jul - Sep 12 70 070
Apr - Jun 12 73 595
Jan - Mar 12 75 019
Oct - Dec 13 64 874
Jul - Sep 13 64 329
Apr - Jun 13 64 073
Jan - Mar 13 67 700
Apr - Jun 14 59 544
Jan - Mar 14 62 766

Readership figures[edit]

Estimated Readership[4][5]
AIR
Jan 12 - Dec 12 441 000
Jan 13 - Dec 13 485 000

See also[edit]

References[edit]

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