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telephone: (01635) 886632


Postal address: Newspaper House, Faraday Road, Newbury, RG14 2DW


General Enquiries – 01635 524111


To join our commercial listings or advertise on the Newburytoday website, or for advertising enquiries regarding the Newbury Weekly News, contact:

Lisa Francis
telephone: 01635 886672


Full Newbury Weekly News Contacts


Chairman: Jeremy Willis Chief Executive: James Gurney
telephone: (01635) 886659 telephone: (01635) 886702
fax: (01635) 551917 email:  
Head of IT & Digital: Steve Ambrose Group Editor: Andy Murrill
telephone: (01635) 886648 telephone: (01635) 886625
mobile: 07500 090960 email:  
Head of Print: James Harris Financial Controller: Mia Horn
telephone: 07775 956012 telephone: (01635) 564508
email: fax: (01635) 886608
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Production Manager: Paul Woodley  
telephone: (01635) 886616  


telephone: (01635) 886632
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Production general
telephone:(01635) 886667


Advertising contacts


National Sales

telephone: 020 7832 1638


telephone: 020 7583 2100


Motoring team
telephone: (01635) 524111

Recruitment team
telephone: (01635) 886646

Features team
telephone: (01635) 524111

Trades team
telephone: (01635) 550444

ROP team
telephone: (01635) 524111

Newbury Business Today
telephone: (01635) 886643

Out & About – Abigail Reddin

telephone: (01635) 886612



Family Announcements

telephone: (01635) 886703


Free Ads – Reception
telephone: (01635) 524111


Office Manager – Lisa Francis
telephone: (01635) 524111


The Newbury Weekly News occupies a unique position in the community of West Berkshire, where it has been the dominant local newspaper for 145 years. Unlike the majority of provincial titles founded in the second half of the nineteenth century, the Newbury Weekly News has remained family owned, independent and successful. In the first editorial in 1867 the founding editor, T. W. Turner proclaimed that: “It will be our endeavour to refrain from advocating the views of any party or sect, but rather give an opportunity for all sides to be heard, without ourselves being committed to any.”


Each week, the Newbury Weekly News features hundreds of articles generated over an area of nearly 300 square miles with a population of around 150,000. Local authority decisions, court and crime reports, industrial and commercial news, sport, school activities, village news, traffic incidents, arts reviews, society meetings, … the subjects are legion. The stories are gathered by a newsroom staff of 25, supported by a network of loyal village correspondents upon which the paper has depended for rural news since its inception.


Newsroom Contacts


Group Editor: Andy Murrill
telephone: (01635) 886625
fax: 01635 522922


News Editor: Dan Cooper
telephone: (01635) 886632

Sports desk
telephone: (01635) 886629


Out & About Production Editor: Geraldine Gardner
telephone:01635 886684


Chief Reporter/Hungerford and Lambourn reporter: John Garvey
telephone: (01635) 886628


Arts Editor: Trish Lee
telephone: (01635) 886663


Thatcham reporter/Audience Engagement Editor: John Herring
telephone: (01635) 886633


Hampshire reporter: Charlotte Booth
telephone: (01635) 886637


This is a site operated by [Newbury News Limited] (We). We are registered in England and Wales under company number [02068043] and have our registered office at [Newspaper House, Faraday Road, Newbury, Berkshire RG14 2DW]. Our VAT number is GB479410035. Newbury News ltd is registered with the Data Protection Commission in the UK and adheres to the Data Protection Act 1998.