The Sunday Telegraph

The Sunday Telegraph is a British broadsheet newspaper, founded in February 1961 and published by the Telegraph Media Group, a division of Press Holdings.

The Sunday Telegraph
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TypeWeekly newspaper
Owner(s)Telegraph Media Group
EditorAllister Heath
Founded5 February 1961; 62 years ago (1961-02-05)
Political alignmentConservative[1]
Headquarters111 Buckingham Palace Road, London, SW1W 0DT
Circulation248,288 (as of December 2019)[2]
Sister newspapersThe Daily Telegraph
OCLC number436617202

It is the sister paper of The Daily Telegraph, also published by the Telegraph Media Group. The Sunday Telegraph was originally a separate operation with a different editorial staff, but since 2013 the Telegraph has been a seven-day operation.[3]

The Sunday Telegraph was first published on February 4, 1961, as the Sunday edition of The Daily Telegraph, which is a daily newspaper that was founded in 1855. The Sunday Telegraph has been published separately from The Daily Telegraph since 1977.

According to the Audit Bureau of Circulations, the Sunday Telegraph had an average circulation of 214,711 copies per week in the first half of 2021.[4]

Digital editionEdit

A digital only Christmas edition will be free on Christmas Day in 2022 like in 2005, 2011 and 2016.

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  1. ^ "General Election 2015 explained: Newspapers". The Independent. 28 April 2015. Archived from the original on 20 June 2022. Retrieved 9 December 2016. A study of the 2010 general election by Dominic Wring and David Deacon, of the Department of Social Sciences, Loughborough University, identified the following patterns of alleged "partisanship" in UK national newspapers: ... Sunday Telegraph: Conservative (strong)
  2. ^ Tobitt, Charlotte; Majid, Aisha (25 January 2023). "National press ABCs: December distribution dive for freesheets Standard and City AM". Press Gazette. Retrieved 15 February 2023.
  3. ^ "Telegraph to merge Sunday and daily papers with net loss of 30 jobs". Press Gazette. 12 March 2013. Retrieved 16 April 2020.
  4. ^ "Report".

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