El Diario Montañés

El Diario Montañés is a Spanish language daily regional newspaper published in Santander, Spain.

El Diario Montañés
TypeDaily newspaper
Owner(s)Grupo Vocento
PublisherEditorial Cantabria S.A.
Founded1 August 1902; 118 years ago (1902-08-01)
HeadquartersSantander, Spain
Sister newspapersABC
El Correo Español
El Diario Vasco
Las Provincias
La Verdad
WebsiteEl Diario Montañés

History and profileEdit

El Diario Montañés was first published on 1 August 1902.[1] The paper is part of Grupo Vocento.[2] The other newspapers owned by the company include ABC, El Correo, El Diario Vasco, La Verdad and Las Provincias, among the others.[2]

El Diario Montañés is published by Editorial Cantabria S.A. in Santander.[3][4][5] The paper was the official media outlet of the World J80 Championships held in Santander between 4 and 11 July 2009.[6]

During the 2009-2010 period El Diario Montañés was one of the best-selling regional newspapers in Spain with a circulation of 33,374 copies.[7]


  1. ^ "Historia de El Diario Montañés". El Diario Montañés (in Spanish). Retrieved 24 April 2015.
  2. ^ a b "Vocento, number one in the Spanish press". Vocento. 7 July 2009. Retrieved 24 April 2015.
  3. ^ Victoria Carrillo; Ana Castillo; María Jiménez-Fernández (2012). "The boom and the establishment of "blogs" in online regional press in Spain". Observatorio (OBS*) Journal. 6 (4). Retrieved 15 May 2015.
  4. ^ Rosario de Mateo (1989). "The Evolution of the Newspaper Industry in Spain, 1939-87". European Journal of Communication. 4. Retrieved 24 April 2015.
  5. ^ "El Diario Montañés". Publicitas. Archived from the original on 18 May 2015. Retrieved 24 April 2015.
  6. ^ "El Diario Montañés to be official newspaper of World J80 Championships". J80 Worlds. 18 May 2009. Retrieved 24 April 2015.
  7. ^ Miguel A. Pereyra; Hans-Georg Kotthoff; Robert Cowen (24 March 2012). PISA Under Examination: Changing Knowledge, Changing Tests, and Changing Schools. Springer Science & Business Media. p. 292. ISBN 978-94-6091-740-0. Retrieved 24 April 2015.

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