Top Facebook likes for newspapers titles in the UK

Data here is from late 2019. We are awaiting re-authorisation of this feature from Facebook.

We follow 2,206 Facebook accounts across the media. Where a newspaper has more than one main account, we’re currently simply adding the likes together for now; reflecting the total like number that these titles have. Click their names to discover more about them, and compare their followers with other social networks.

1Daily Mail16,051,879 likes
2The Independent (2 accounts)8,761,359 likes
3The Guardian8,160,254 likes
4Financial Times3,872,961 likes
5The Sun3,233,328 likes
6Daily Mirror3,114,377 likes
7Metro2,219,236 likes
8Daily Star1,653,138 likes
9Daily Express1,334,343 likes
10Evening Standard1,242,760 likes
11London Bangla582,606 likes
12Daily Record463,766 likes
13International Business Times393,721 likes
14i281,108 likes
15Southern Daily Echo (3 accounts)261,559 likes
16Belfast Telegraph258,248 likes
17The Scotsman222,887 likes
18The Scottish Sun220,711 likes
19Hull Daily Mail175,576 likes
20Bristol Post171,667 likes
21Racing Post155,758 likes
22Cornish Guardian141,185 likes
23The Herald (Plymouth)131,878 likes
24The Sentinel120,402 likes
25Sheffield Star120,351 likes
26Carlisle News & Star (2 accounts)115,666 likes
27Derby Telegraph90,677 likes
28Essex Chronicle88,716 likes
29The Times Literary Supplement (The TLS)78,679 likes
30Cambridge News78,608 likes
31Yorkshire Post76,438 likes
32Bedfordshire on Sunday76,340 likes
33Coventry Telegraph71,917 likes
34Kent and Sussex Courier71,053 likes
35News Letter67,473 likes
36Wigan Reporter59,165 likes
37Grimsby Telegraph56,767 likes
38The Courier52,426 likes
39Peterborough Telegraph48,769 likes
40Polish Express Weekly Newspaper47,264 likes
41The New Day45,261 likes
42Western Morning News44,634 likes
43Croydon Advertiser38,036 likes
44Bromley Series News Shopper37,596 likes
45The Bath Chronicle37,471 likes
46Jewish News36,397 likes
47The New European33,939 likes
48East Kilbride News29,170 likes
49Burton Mail27,416 likes
50Salford Advertiser25,102 likes
51Fife Free Press24,799 likes
52Paisley Daily Express23,546 likes
53Isle of Thanet Gazette23,167 likes
54The Pembrokeshire Herald22,159 likes
55Hastings & St Leonards Observer21,861 likes
56Letchworth and Baldock Comet20,892 likes
57Rotherham Advertiser20,833 likes
58Hamilton Advertiser20,600 likes
59Watford Observer20,334 likes
60Londra Gazete19,259 likes
61Kilmarnock Standard19,104 likes
62Border Telegraph18,574 likes
63Worksop Guardian17,463 likes
64Surrey Mirror17,056 likes
65Jewish Chronicle16,730 likes
66Perthshire Advertiser16,552 likes
67Southwark News15,159 likes
68Driffield & Wolds Weekly15,010 likes
69Sunday Sport14,871 likes
70Milton Keynes Citizen14,494 likes
71Western Daily Press14,373 likes
72Times of Tunbridge Wells14,335 likes
73Rochdale Observer13,958 likes
74Nuneaton News13,863 likes
75Dover Express13,564 likes
76Welwyn and Hatfield Times13,038 likes
77Stockport Express12,622 likes
78Wishaw Press12,453 likes
79Sunday Post11,040 likes
80Glamorgan Gazette10,659 likes
81Rutherglen Reformer10,261 likes
82Northampton Herald & Post10,105 likes
83City A.M.9,202 likes
84Luton on Sunday8,613 likes
85Tameside Advertiser8,409 likes
86Crawley News8,034 likes
87Luton Herald & Post7,911 likes
88Canterbury Times6,971 likes
89The Hawick Paper6,756 likes
90The Cambridge Student6,726 likes
91Falmouth Packet6,540 likes
92The Wokingham Paper6,539 likes
93East Grinstead Courier and Observer6,311 likes
94Ashbourne News Telegraph6,218 likes
95The Herts Advertiser5,931 likes
96Sittingbourne News Extra5,627 likes
97Sunday People4,986 likes
98Surrey Comet4,832 likes
99The Peckham Peculiar4,443 likes
100The Bracknell Times4,310 likes
101The Cornish Times4,170 likes
102Wokingham Times4,000 likes
103Sevenoaks Chronicle3,787 likes
104Rye & Battle Observer3,695 likes
105Your Local Paper3,398 likes
106Royston Crow3,214 likes
107Sheffield Telegraph2,965 likes
108Middleton Guardian2,734 likes
109Mature Times2,702 likes
110South Yorkshire Times2,389 likes
111Whitstable Times1,905 likes
112St Albans & Harpenden Review1,632 likes
113Sunday Independent1,100 likes
114South London Press, London Weekly News & Mercury954 likes
115Biggleswade Advertiser894 likes
116Dover Mercury878 likes
117St George & Redfield Voice772 likes
118Pulman's Weekly News & View from Axminster (2 accounts)676 likes
119Kensington and Chelsea Today642 likes
120The Dulwich Diverter540 likes
121Streatham Guardian518 likes
122Cheshire Independent486 likes
123Bromley Times453 likes
124The Lewisham Ledger427 likes
125The Bradwell Bugle418 likes
126Woking News and Mail388 likes
127Bedford Midweek324 likes
128Bolton Independent316 likes
129Bury Independent316 likes
130Crediton Courier314 likes