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
53The Pembrokeshire Herald22,159 likes
54Hastings & St Leonards Observer21,861 likes
55Letchworth and Baldock Comet20,892 likes
56Rotherham Advertiser20,833 likes
57Hamilton Advertiser20,600 likes
58Watford Observer20,334 likes
59Londra Gazete19,259 likes
60Kilmarnock Standard19,104 likes
61Border Telegraph18,574 likes
62Worksop Guardian17,463 likes
63Surrey Mirror17,056 likes
64Jewish Chronicle16,730 likes
65Perthshire Advertiser16,552 likes
66Southwark News15,159 likes
67Driffield & Wolds Weekly15,010 likes
68Sunday Sport14,871 likes
69Milton Keynes Citizen14,494 likes
70Western Daily Press14,373 likes
71Times of Tunbridge Wells14,335 likes
72Rochdale Observer13,958 likes
73Nuneaton News13,863 likes
74Dover Express13,564 likes
75Welwyn and Hatfield Times13,038 likes
76Stockport Express12,622 likes
77Wishaw Press12,453 likes
78Sunday Post11,040 likes
79Glamorgan Gazette10,659 likes
80Rutherglen Reformer10,261 likes
81Northampton Herald & Post10,105 likes
82City A.M.9,202 likes
83Luton on Sunday8,613 likes
84Tameside Advertiser8,409 likes
85Crawley News8,034 likes
86Luton Herald & Post7,911 likes
87Canterbury Times6,971 likes
88The Hawick Paper6,756 likes
89The Cambridge Student6,726 likes
90Falmouth Packet6,540 likes
91The Wokingham Paper6,539 likes
92East Grinstead Courier and Observer6,311 likes
93Ashbourne News Telegraph6,218 likes
94The Herts Advertiser5,931 likes
95Sittingbourne News Extra5,627 likes
96Sunday People4,986 likes
97Surrey Comet4,832 likes
98The Peckham Peculiar4,443 likes
99The Bracknell Times4,310 likes
100The Cornish Times4,170 likes
101Wokingham Times4,000 likes
102Sevenoaks Chronicle3,787 likes
103Rye & Battle Observer3,695 likes
104Your Local Paper3,398 likes
105Royston Crow3,214 likes
106Sheffield Telegraph2,965 likes
107Middleton Guardian2,734 likes
108Mature Times2,702 likes
109South Yorkshire Times2,389 likes
110Whitstable Times1,905 likes
111St Albans & Harpenden Review1,632 likes
112Sunday Independent1,100 likes
113South London Press, London Weekly News & Mercury954 likes
114Biggleswade Advertiser894 likes
115Dover Mercury878 likes
116St George & Redfield Voice772 likes
117Pulman's Weekly News & View from Axminster (2 accounts)676 likes
118Kensington and Chelsea Today642 likes
119The Dulwich Diverter540 likes
120Streatham Guardian518 likes
121Cheshire Independent486 likes
122Bromley Times453 likes
123The Lewisham Ledger427 likes
124The Bradwell Bugle418 likes
125Woking News and Mail388 likes
126Bedford Midweek324 likes
127Bolton Independent316 likes
128Bury Independent316 likes
129Crediton Courier314 likes