The Independent

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The Independent is a British digital newspaper published by Independent Print, part of ESI Media which is owned by Lebedev Holdings Ltd.

The Independent published their final edition on Saturday 26th March 2016 and then moved online as a digital publication, available as a digital paid for newspaper to iOS users and a free website.

Weekly readership264,000 readersNRS September 2014
Launched7 October 1986
OwnerIndependent Print

Contact The Independent

Postal address2 Derry Street
W8 5HF
Telephone+44 20 7005 2000
Official website

Social media

Twitter@TheIndyNews (981 followers) compare
Twitter: other@independentmags (770 followers) compare
FacebookThe Independent (8,757,716 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

Latest news stories

Independent Broadcasters Board Takes Shape
RBR/TVBR - published 23 July 2020, 2.23pm edt
ICASA grants SABC an exemption on local content quotas
Radiobiz - published 7 May 2020, 4.13pm edt
Independent caught in tit-for-tat Turkey-Saudi media battle
The Guardian - published 21 April 2020, 2.00am edt
35 temporary spectrum applications received by ICASA
Radiobiz - published 12 April 2020, 10.40am edt


Christian Broughton Editor
Christopher Fowler Journalist
Duncan Williams Director of Publishing
John Rentoul Chief Political Commentator
Mary Sieghart Journalist
Simon Calder Presenter
Steve Richards Journalist
Susie Rushton Features Editor
Tom Sutcliffe Presenter
Tom Richell Head of Video

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