Stockport Express

Stockport Express is the local newspaper of Stockport, England. It had an average circulation of 5,217 copies per issue in 2017. It is published every Wednesday. The sister free paper the Stockport Times, published every Thursday and distributed to households in the Metropolitan Borough of Stockport, has a circulation of 83,709. The editor of both publications is Paul Harrison.

Stockport Express
TypeWeekly newspaper
Owner(s)Trinity Mirror plc
EditorPaul Harrison
Staff writersAlex Scapens, Matthew Davis, Katherine Vine, Todd Fitzgerald
HeadquartersManchester, England
Circulation5,217 [1]
WebsiteOfficial Website Twitter @stockportnews

In 2009, along with all regional and local newspapers run by M.E.N media, the offices for the Stockport Express were relocated from Stockport, Greater Manchester to Manchester.

In 2010, the owners Guardian Media Group, sold the Stockport Express along with a number of other local newspaper titles to competitor Trinity Mirror plc, the deal included the Manchester Evening News.[1]

The Stockport Express has won both local and national awards including 1999 Community Newspaper of the Year.


  1. ^ "Manchester Evening News sold by Guardian Media Group". Manchester Evening News. 2010-02-09. Retrieved 2010-02-09.