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 (879 followers) compare
Twitter: other@MyLocalView (730 followers) compare
FacebookThe Independent (8,757,716 likes) compare
Data is from 2019. Feature awaiting Facebook re-authorisation.

Latest news stories

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IBI - published 17 April 2024, 8.10am bst
IBI appoints Kelly as chief executive - published 16 April 2024, 1.35pm bst
How Independent’s Buzzfeed deal supercharges its social media reach
Press Gazette - published 4 April 2024, 9.37am bst
IMAA makes four additions to 2024 leadership team
Mumbrella - published 5 February 2024, 11.17pm gmt


Bel Trew International Correspondent
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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