|Type||Weekly (from October 12 2017) newspaper, formerly six-day-a-week|
The Gloucestershire Echo is a local weekly newspaper based in Gloucester, England. Published every Thursday, it covers the areas of Bishops Cleeve, Cheltenham, Moreton-in-Marsh, Northleach, Stow-on-the-Wold and Tewkesbury. The newspaper is headquartered at Gloucester Quays.
The Gloucestershire Echo was founded in 1873.
In 2012, Local World acquired owner Northcliffe Media from Daily Mail and General Trust. The newspaper is now owned by Reach plc, publisher of the Daily Express and Daily Mirror national newspapers.
Until it went weekly with its October 12 2017 issue, the Gloucestershire Echo was a six-day-a-week daily newspaper produced by Gloucestershire Media, part of Reach plc.
References and sources
- "Gloucestershire Echo". Reach Solutions. Retrieved 2020-07-09.
- "The Gloucestershire Echo is moving from Clarence Parade to a new HQ". Gloucestershire Echo. 31 August 2010. Archived from the original on 5 September 2010. Retrieved 5 December 2010.
- "Daily Mail sells regional newspapers to Local World". BBC News. 21 November 2012. Retrieved 5 May 2018.
- Live, Gloucestershire (2017-09-12). "Citizen and Echo newspapers to go weekly". gloucestershirelive. Retrieved 2020-07-09.
- "Bristol Evening Post's Blackadder is made editor of the Gloucestershire Echo". Press Gazette. 10 June 2008. Retrieved 5 May 2018.
- "Whitehaven man made editor of Gloucester paper". Whitehaven News. 11 June 2008. Retrieved 5 May 2018.
- Ian Jackson, "The provincial press and the community", Manchester University Press, 1971, ISBN 0-7190-0460-8, p. 31
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