Helsingborgs Dagblad

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Helsingborgs Dagblad

Helsingborgs Dagblad (HD), published in Helsingborg in Skåne is the largest (circ. 84.000) newspaper in Swedish outside Malmö-, Göteborg- and Stockholm-district.

History and profile[edit]

Helsingborgs Dagblad was founded in 1847. In 1892 it became one of the first daily papers in Sweden.

In January 2001 the newspaper merged with Nordvästra Skånes Tidningar[1] and is today published in three different local editions with separate names. In 2006 the paper changed its format from traditional broadsheet to tabloid following a general trend among daily newspapers.

Helsingborgs Dagblad was named in 2012 as Sweden's best newspaper.


  1. ^ Lars W. Nord (2013). "Newspaper competition and content diversity: a comparison of regional media markets in Sweden". Papeles de Europa 26 (1). Retrieved 8 January 2015. 

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