Worcester News

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Worcester News
Worcester News Heading
Type Daily Local Newspaper (Monday–Saturday)
Format Tabloid
Owner(s) Newsquest Media Group
Subsidiary of Gannett
Editor Peter John
Launched 29 January 1935; 82 years ago (1935-01-29)
Headquarters Berrow's House
Hylton Road
WR2 5JX.
City Worcester
Country England, UK
Circulation 7853 (as of June 2015 – January 2016)[1]
Sister newspapers Berrow's Worcester Journal
ISSN 1747-9150
OCLC number 456271916
Website www.worcesternews.co.uk

The Worcester News is a tabloid newspaper, and the largest selling daily newspaper based in Worcester (UK), reporting on breaking news and local matters covering the City of Worcester and surrounding areas within the county.

The newspaper is published Monday to Saturday at its offices in Hylton Road, Worcester, overlooking the River Severn towards Worcester Rowing Club and Pitchcroft Racecourse.

The Worcester News has dedicated sections throughout the week:

  • Wednesday Edition: Jobs pages
  • Thursday Edition: Property Supplement
  • Friday Edition: Motoring Section

The newspaper is owned by Newsquest Media Group, which was acquired by USA-based Gannett in 1999, and was previously named Worcester Evening News until it was rebranded in July 2005.

The Worcester News was named Midlands Newspaper of the Year in 2010.[2]


  1. ^ "Audit Bureau of Circulation: Summary Report – Worcester News". Abc.org.uk. Retrieved 2016-07-28. 
  2. ^ "Worcester News crowned region's top newspaper". Newspaper of the year - Worcester News. The Business Desk - Tomorrow's News Today. May 2010. 

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