Oxford Mail

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Oxford Mail
Oxford Mail Cover.jpg
Type Daily newspaper
Format tabloid
Owner(s) Newsquest
Publisher Newsquest
Editor Simon O’Neill
Founded 1928
Language English
Headquarters Newspaper House, Osney Mead, Oxford
Circulation 23,402[1]
Official website Oxford Mail

Oxford Mail is a daily tabloid newspaper in Oxford, England owned by Newsquest. It is published six days a week. It is a sister paper to the weekly tabloid The Oxford Times.

History[edit]

The Oxford Mail was founded in 1928 as a successor to Jackson's Oxford Journal.

From 1961 until 1979 its editor was Mark Barrington-Ward.[2] At that time it was owned by the Westminster Press[disambiguation needed] and was an evening newspaper.[2]

The Oxford Mail is now published in the morning. In the second half of 2008 its circulation fell 6.8% to 23,402.[1]

Notable former staff[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Amos, Owen (26 February 2009). "Regional ABCs: Paid-for circulation falls at every GB daily". Press Gazette Journalism Today. Retrieved 14 January 2011. 
  2. ^ a b Barrington-Ward, Mark (2010). Forty Years of Oxford Planning: What has it achieved, and what next?. Oxford: Oxford Civic Society. pp. author's biography on rear cover. 
  3. ^ http://tv.yahoo.com/morley-safer/contributor/900132/bio