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|Type||Daily newspaper (Except Sundays)|
|Political alignment||Neutral, Populist|
The Birmingham Mail or the Black Country Mail in the Black Country is a tabloid newspaper based in Birmingham, England but distributed around Birmingham, The Black Country, and Solihull and parts of Warwickshire, Worcestershire and Staffordshire. The newspaper, which was rebranded from the Birmingham Evening Mail in October 2005, it is one of the biggest selling local newspapers in the UK, and the largest in Birmingham. The Mail is published Monday to Saturday in the following editions:- Daily Edition and Black Country. The Sunday Mercury is a sister paper published on a Sunday.
The newspaper's currently owned by the Trinity Mirror Group who also owns the Daily Mirror and the Birmingham Post, the weekly business tabloid sold in the Birmingham area. The current Birmingham Mail editor is David Brookes, who is also Editor-in-Chief of the Birmingham Post and Sunday Mercury. The former Editor of the newspaper was Steve Dyson, who held the role from 2005 until 2010.
Daily circulation registered with the ABC is 19,200 copies, down -20.9% year on year.
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