|Publisher||Reach Regionals Ltd|
The Essex Chronicle is a general news, weekly paper founded in 1764, as the Chelmsford Chronicle, and now owned by Reach Regionals Ltd.
The paper began in 1764 and made news in 2002 when operations moved from the original press location of Chelmsford to the West Country. Chronicle editor Stuart Rawlins cited outdated press equipment as the impetus for the move.
The Chronicle's circulation is 7,583.
- "Hold the Front Page". Archived from the original on 2 December 2008. Retrieved 28 January 2008.
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