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Tindle claims 48pc sales increase after South London Press relaunch - Journalism News from HoldtheFrontPage

Tindle claims 48pc sales increase after South London Press relaunch - Journalism News from HoldtheFrontPage | Hyperlocal and Local Media | Scoop.it

Tindle Newspapers is claiming a sales increase of 48pc for a flagship weekly which was relaunched as seven hyperlocal papers.

 

The South London Press was relaunched as seven new titles last month and the publisher says the number of copies sold is continuing to rise.

 

Sales for the week ending 6 July were up 48pc on the average pre-launch figures, with each of the hyperlocal titles continuing to show an increase in sales.

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Sales of Tindle's new London weeklies up 35% - Press Gazette

Sales of Tindle's new London weeklies up 35% - Press Gazette | Hyperlocal and Local Media | Scoop.it

Sales of the South London Press are up 35 per cent following its relaunch as a hyper-local series, according to figures released by the company.

 

At the beginning or June, Sir Ray announced that seven new paid-for titles were being launched in London as part of an overhaul of its 147 year-old paper the South London press.

 

The new titles replace the Friday edition of the South London Press, which had a circulation of 18,942 the last time it published an ABC figure - in the second half of 2008.

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The kitten press - To survive, local newspapers are becoming more local

The kitten press - To survive, local newspapers are becoming more local | Hyperlocal and Local Media | Scoop.it

WHEN the Tenby Observer, the local paper of a small Welsh fishing town, relaunched in 1978, it declared itself no longer interested in the goings-on of nearby Carmarthen and Haverfordwest...The term “hyperlocal news” was not much used in those days, but that is what Sir Ray was up to.

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Tindle Newspapers Launches Seven Hyperlocal titles for South London | newspapersoc.org.uk

The South London Pressis to launch seven hyperlocal titles tomorrow (Friday).

In addition to the South London Press, the 147-year-old paid-for title bought four years ago by the Tindle Newspapers, readers will see new titles in Streatham, Brixton, Wimbledon, Wandsworth, Dulwich, Deptford & New Cross and Forest Hill & Sydenham.

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