The Sunday People

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Sunday People
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Type Sunday newspaper
Format Tabloid
Owner(s) Trinity Mirror
Editor James Scott
Founded 16 October 1881
Political alignment Independent
Language English
Headquarters London
Circulation 374,820 (January 2014)[1]
Website people.co.uk

The Sunday People is a British tabloid Sunday newspaper, founded as The People on 16 October 1881.[2]

It is published by the Trinity Mirror Group,[3] and shares a website with the Mirror papers. In July 2011 it had an average Sunday circulation of 806,544.[1] By January 2014 the circulation had shrunk to 374,820.[4] Despite its tagline claim to be a "truly independent" newspaper, The People endorsed the Labour Party at the 2015 general election on the recommendation of polling data from its readers.[5]

Notable columnists

Editors

1881: Sebastian Evans
1890s: Harry Benjamin Vogel
1900: Joseph Hatton
1907:
1913: John Sansome
1922: Robert Donald
1924: Hannen Swaffer
1925: Harry Ainsworth
1957: Stuart Campbell
1966: Bob Edwards
1972: Geoffrey Pinnington
1982: Nicholas Lloyd
1984: Richard Stott
1985: Ernie Burrington
1988: John Blake
1989: Wendy Henry
1989: Ernie Burrington (acting)
1990: Richard Stott
1991: Bill Hagerty
1992: Bridget Rowe
1996: Brendon Parsons
1998: Neil Wallis
2003: Mark Thomas
2008: Lloyd Embley
2012: James Scott
2014: Alison Phillips

References

  1. 1.0 1.1 Sweney, Mark (14 February 2014). "The Sun enjoys post-Christmas sales bounce with 8.3% rise". The Guardian. London.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  2. "Concise History of the British Newspaper in the Nineteenth Century". Archived from the original on 24 February 2008. Retrieved 16 March 2008.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  3. Luft, Oliver; Brook, Stephen (30 January 2009). "The People to make six staff redundant". The Guardian. London. Retrieved 6 February 2011. <templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>
  4. http://www.theguardian.com/media/2014/feb/14/the-sun-post-christmas-sales-bounce
  5. http://www.mirror.co.uk/news/uk-news/sunday-people-endorses-ed-miliband-5626595
  6. Jessica Boulton; Katie Hind; Ben Duffy (28 March 2010). "CELEBRITY X FACTOR". People. Retrieved 1 May 2012. <templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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