Eastern Daily Press
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|Circulation||33,695 (July 2016)|
|Website||Eastern Daily Press|
Founded in 1870 as a broadsheet called the Eastern Counties Daily Press, it changed its name to the Eastern Daily Press in 1872. It moved to the compact (tabloid) format in the mid-1990s. The paper is now owned and published by Archant, formerly known as Eastern Counties Newspapers Group. It aims to represent the interests of the local population in the region in a non-partisan way with its mission statement being to 'champion a fair deal for the future prosperity of the region'. Despite its commitment to regional issues, the EDP covers national (and international) news and sport with the aim of being a substitute for a national paper.
The paper also produces a sister edition, the Norwich Evening News.
- Edmund Rogers - founding editor, 1870–73
- David Powles
- EDP24, the newspaper's online site.
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