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
37The Courier52,426 likes
38Peterborough Telegraph48,769 likes
39Polish Express Weekly Newspaper47,264 likes
40The New Day45,261 likes
41Western Morning News44,634 likes
42Croydon Advertiser38,036 likes
43Bromley Series News Shopper37,596 likes
44The Bath Chronicle37,471 likes
45Jewish News36,397 likes
46The New European33,939 likes
47East Kilbride News29,170 likes
48Burton Mail27,416 likes
49Salford Advertiser25,102 likes
50Fife Free Press24,799 likes
51Paisley Daily Express23,546 likes
52The Pembrokeshire Herald22,159 likes
53Hastings & St Leonards Observer21,861 likes
54Letchworth and Baldock Comet20,892 likes
55Rotherham Advertiser20,833 likes
56Hamilton Advertiser20,600 likes
57Watford Observer20,334 likes
58Londra Gazete19,259 likes
59Kilmarnock Standard19,104 likes
60Border Telegraph18,574 likes
61Worksop Guardian17,463 likes
62Surrey Mirror17,056 likes
63Jewish Chronicle16,730 likes
64Perthshire Advertiser16,552 likes
65Southwark News15,159 likes
66Driffield & Wolds Weekly15,010 likes
67Sunday Sport14,871 likes
68Milton Keynes Citizen14,494 likes
69Western Daily Press14,373 likes
70Times of Tunbridge Wells14,335 likes
71Rochdale Observer13,958 likes
72Nuneaton News13,863 likes
73Dover Express13,564 likes
74Welwyn and Hatfield Times13,038 likes
75Stockport Express12,622 likes
76Wishaw Press12,453 likes
77Sunday Post11,040 likes
78Glamorgan Gazette10,659 likes
79Rutherglen Reformer10,261 likes
80Northampton Herald & Post10,105 likes
81City A.M.9,202 likes
82Luton on Sunday8,613 likes
83Tameside Advertiser8,409 likes
84Crawley News8,034 likes
85Luton Herald & Post7,911 likes
86Canterbury Times6,971 likes
87The Hawick Paper6,756 likes
88The Cambridge Student6,726 likes
89Falmouth Packet6,540 likes
90The Wokingham Paper6,539 likes
91East Grinstead Courier and Observer6,311 likes
92Ashbourne News Telegraph6,218 likes
93The Herts Advertiser5,931 likes
94Sittingbourne News Extra5,627 likes
95Sunday People4,986 likes
96Surrey Comet4,832 likes
97The Peckham Peculiar4,443 likes
98The Bracknell Times4,310 likes
99The Cornish Times4,170 likes
100Wokingham Times4,000 likes
101Sevenoaks Chronicle3,787 likes
102Rye & Battle Observer3,695 likes
103Your Local Paper3,398 likes
104Royston Crow3,214 likes
105Sheffield Telegraph2,965 likes
106Middleton Guardian2,734 likes
107Mature Times2,702 likes
108South Yorkshire Times2,389 likes
109Whitstable Times1,905 likes
110St Albans & Harpenden Review1,632 likes
111Sunday Independent1,100 likes
112South London Press, London Weekly News & Mercury954 likes
113Biggleswade Advertiser894 likes
114Dover Mercury878 likes
115St George & Redfield Voice772 likes
116Pulman's Weekly News & View from Axminster (2 accounts)676 likes
117Kensington and Chelsea Today642 likes
118The Dulwich Diverter540 likes
119Streatham Guardian518 likes
120Cheshire Independent486 likes
121Bromley Times453 likes
122The Lewisham Ledger427 likes
123The Bradwell Bugle418 likes
124Woking News and Mail388 likes
125Bedford Midweek324 likes
126Bolton Independent316 likes
127Bury Independent316 likes
128Crediton Courier314 likes