About Us


Johnston Press is one of the largest local and regional multimedia organisations in the UK.
We provide news and information services to local and regional communities through our portfolio of publications and websites -  13 paid-for daily newspapers, 195 paid-for weekly newspapers, 40 free titles, ten lifestyle magazines and 198 local news and e-commerce websites.
Each month our news brands touch the lives of 24.5m people across our eight publishing regions: Scotland, the North East, West Yorkshire, the North West & Isle of Man, South Yorkshire, the South, Midlands and Northern Ireland - delivering extensive coverage of local news, events and information.
Our online audience continues to grow and we have the largest monthly digital audience of any regional publisher in the UK.   
We also provide regional and national advertisers with access to reach and engage with local audiences and serve as an important advertising platform for Small and Medium Enterprise (SMEs).