Newspaper Archives

This page provides a list of titles of newpapers, with specific coverage of the West Middlesex geography, and which are available online from the British Newspaper Archive (BNA). It also provides a search facility to identify the titles of West Middlesex newspapers from the far larger collection of British newspapers held at the British Library.

the BNA list of titles is shown by default. Use the dropdown provided to select British Library Search, or to see More Information on these resources.

West Middlesex newspaper titles from the BNA
Newspaper TitleNo IssuesPeriod
Chelsea News & General Advertiser54931865 - 1975
Ealing Gazette & West Middlesex Observer12481898 - 1923
Fulham Chronicle33061888 - 1980
Kensington Post35141918 - 1999
Middlesex Chronicle9821860 - 1945
Middlesex County Times46341866 - 1980
Middlesex & Surrey Express20091886 - 1909
Uxbridge & West Drayton Gazette58951861 - 1999
West London Observer47371855 - 1957
West Middlesex Advertiser & Family Journal5851856 - 1867
West Middlesex Gazette23001894 - 1941
West Middlesex Herald16781855 - 1895
Staines & Ashford News7281950 - 1999
Hammersmith & Shepherds Bush Gazette19481980 - 1989





Society news

Notice Board

The Notice Board was last updated on 17th January 2022.

Next Meeting

Our next meeting is a hybrid Zoom meeting, the speaker being remote, and members being remote or at St. John's Centre, Isleworth, to be held on Thursday 17th February 2022. The focus of the meeting will be a talk by John Hanson titled My Ancestor didn't leave a will. Well - they should have done!.

Next Fair

None scheduled at present.

Next Advice Session

Advice sessions run at Feltham Library have had to be suspended, but advice may be requested by email. See the Advice page.


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Recent updates

21-January-2022

New image (and tip) of the month.

7-January-2022

The Meetings page is amended. The January meeting will be Zoom only.

6-January-2022

The Committee minutes for November 2021 added to Members Area.

17-December-2021

New image (and tip) of the month.

19-November-2021

New image (and tip) of the month.

16-November-2021

Digitised journals now go back to 1989, all fully indexed.


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