London Evening News

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The London Evening News was an evening newspaper published in London beginning on 14 August 1855.[1] It was cheap, at a halfpenny per issue.[2] It changed its name to The Day but "gave a poor news service",[1] and had failed by 1859.[2]


  1. ^ a b Herd, Harold; Morison, Stanley (1973). The March of Journalism: The Story of the British Press from 1622 to the Present Day. Greenwood Press. p. 161. ISBN 978-0-8371-6788-6.
  2. ^ a b Andrews, Alexander (1859). The History of British Journalism: From the Foundation of the Newspaper Press in England, to the Repeal of the Stamp Act in 1855. Vol. 2. London: Richard Bentley. p. 340.