A comprehensive listing of county newspapers, together with a detailed depository, has been complied by Dudley Fowkes and appears as 'A Practical Guide to Staffordshire Newspapers And Where To Find Them' in Staffordshire History (V.23 spring 1996 issue).  Should anyone be aware of any glaring omissions from the following list please email the webmaster with details of the newspaper.  Those wishing further details of the newspapers listed here are encouraged to contact the editor of Staffordshire Studies or email the webmaster.


Advertiser (Brierley Hill)

Biddulph Chronicle

Bilston & Willenhall Times

Bilston Herald 

Bilston Mercury

Bilston Observer

Bilston Weekly Herald 

Bilston Weekly News & Advertiser

Borough of Wednesbury Herald

Brewood Advertiser
Brewood Courier
Brierley Hill Advertiser
Brownhills & Chasetown Post
Brownhills & District Weekly Reporter
Burton & Derby Gazette
Burton, Ashby & Coalville Guardian
Burton Chronicle
Burton Daily Mail
Burton Evening Gazette
Burton Guardian
Burton Independent
Burton Mail
Burton News & Standard & Commercial Advertiser
Burton Observer
Burton Observer & Chronicle
Burton Observer & South Derbyshire Weekly Mail
Burton Weekly News & General Advertiser
Burton-upon-Trent Express
Burton-upon-Trent Express & County Advertiser
Burton-upon-Trent Times & General Advertiser
Burton-upon-Trent Times & Tamworth Weekly News
Burton-upon-Trent Weekly News & General Advertiser
Cannock Advertiser & Courier
Cannock & Hednesford Mercury
Cannock Chase Courier
Cannock Chase Courier & Pelsall News
Cannock Chase Courier & West Staffordshire Counsellor
Cannock Chase Examiner
Cannock Chase Herald
Cannock Chase Mercury
Cannock Chase News
Cannock Chase News & Weekly Advertiser
Chase Pioneer & South Staffordshire News (Walsall)
Cheadle & Tean Times
Cheadle Herald & General Advertiser
Chronicle for West Bromwich, Oldbury & District
Cheadle Herald, Tean Times & Moorland Advertiser
County Advertiser & Herald for Staffordshire & Worcestershire
County Advertiser for Staffordshire & Worcestershire
County Express: Brierley Hill, Stourbridge, Kidderminster & Dudley News

Daily  Midland Echo (Wolverhampton)

Daily Sentinel (Stoke-on-Trent)

Darlaston Weekly Times, Fallings Heath & Kings Hill Advertiser

Eagle & Staffordshire Courier (Wolverhampton)

Eccleshall Reminder, The

Evening  Express (Wolverhampton)

Evening Express & Star (Wolverhampton)

Express & Star (Wolverhampton)
Evening Sentinel (Stoke-on-Trent)
Evening Star (Wolverhampton)
Free Press (West Bromwich)
Hednesford Advertiser
Hednesford Courier
Kidsgrove Times
Leek Comet
Leek Post & Times & Cheadle News & Times & Moorland Advertiser
Leek Post, Cheadle News & Moorland Advertiser
Leek Recorder
Leek Times
Lichfield Advertiser & Newspaper for Lichfield, Alrewas, Shenstone Etc.
Lichfield City & County Recorder & General Advertiser for the District

Lichfield City Tines, Cannock & Hednesford Herald

Lichfield Herald & City Times, Hednesford & Cannock Chase News

Lichfield Herald, City & District News
Lichfield Herald, Hednesford & Cannock Chase news
Lichfield Mercury & Advertiser for Lichfield, Stafford, Walsall Etc.
Lichfield Mercury & Midland Chronicle
Lichfield Mercury, Tamworth, Burton & Walsall Gazette & Staffordshire & Warwickshire General Advertiser
Lichfield Pioneer
Lichfield Times & South Staffordshire Advertiser
Longton Gazette & News
Longton Times & Echo 
 Longton Weekly Herald 
 Midland Advertiser (Wednesbury)
 Midland Advertiser & Wednesbury Herald
Midland Advertiser, Wednesbury Borough News & Darlaston Chronicle
Midland Counties Evening Express (Wolverhampton)
Midland Counties Express (Wolverhampton)
Midland Counties Express & Wolverhampton Chronicle
Midland Counties Guardian (Wolverhampton)
Midland Echo (Wolverhampton)
Midland Examiner & Times (West Bromwich)
Midland Evening News (Wolverhampton)
Midland Evening News & Birmingham Evening News (Wolverhampton)
Midland Free Press (West Bromwich)
 Midland Herald (Bilston)
Midland Mercury: Wolverhampton, South Staffordshire, Shoeshine & Worcestershire Journal
Midland Observer (Bilston)
Midland Wednesday News (Wolverhampton)
Midland Weekly Herald (Bilston)
Midland Weekly News (Wolverhampton)
Newcastle Guardian 
Newcastle & North Staffs Pioneer
Newcastle Guardian & Silverdale, Chesterton & Audley Chronicle
Newcastle Journal
Newcastle Times
North Staffordshire Herald (Stoke-on-Trent)
North Staffordshire Independent & Potteries, Newcastle, Congleton Gazette
North Staffordshire Mercury, Pottery Gazette & Newcastle Express
North Staffordshire Weekly Journal (Stoke-on-Trent)
Oldbury Weekly News
Penkridge Advertiser
Penkridge Courier & West Staffordshire Counsellor
Potteries Advertiser & North Staffordshire Chronicle
Potteries Evening Echo
Potteries Free Express & Staffordshire Knot
Potteries Free Press
Potteries Gazette & Weekly Advertiser for Newcastle-under-Lyme, The
Pottery Mercury
Rugeley Advertiser
Rugeley Mercury
Rugeley Pioneer
Rugeley Times & South Staffordshire Advertiser
Sentinel, The  (Stafford)
Smethwick Advertiser & Three Shires Indicator
Smethwick Globe
Smethwick Telephone.  A Weekly Newspaper for Smethwick, West Bromwich Etc
Smethwick Telephone & Weekly Courier
South Staffordshire Advertiser (Wednesbury)
South Staffordshire & Northern Worcestershire Leader (Tipton)
South Staffordshire Examiner (Wednesbury)
South Staffordshire Times (Bilston)
Stafford  & Mid Staffs Newsletter
Stafford Chronicle
Stafford Mercury
Stafford Newsletter
Staffordshire Advertiser (Stafford)
Staffordshire Advertiser & Political, Philanthropic & Commercial Gazette (Stafford)
Staffordshire Chronicle (Stafford)
Staffordshire Courier (Stoke-on-Trent)
Staffordshire Daily Sentinel (Stoke-on-Trent)
Staffordshire Evening Post (Stoke-on-Trent)
Staffordshire Examiner (Lichfield)
Staffordshire Gazette (Stafford)
Staffordshire Gazette & Newcastle & Potteries Examiner

Staffordshire Gazette, County Standard & General Commercial Advertiser for the Midland Counties (Stafford)

Staffordshire Herald (Wolverhampton)
Staffordshire Herald (The Catholic County Paper) (Wolverhampton)
Staffordshire Knot (Stoke-on-Trent)
Staffordshire Mercury (Stafford)
Staffordshire Mercury, Potteries Gazette & Newcastle Express
Staffordshire Morning Knot (Stoke-on-Trent)
Staffordshire Post (Stoke-on-Trent)
Staffordshire Potteries Telegraph
Staffordshire Sentinel & Commercial & General Advertiser (Stoke-on-Trent)
Staffordshire Sentinel Daily & Weekly (Stoke-on-Trent)
Staffordshire Times (Newcastle)
Staffordshire Times & Echo (Stoke-on-Trent)
Staffordshire Times & Newcastle Pioneer
Staffordshire Weekly Press (Stoke-on-Trent)
Staffordshire Weekly Sentinel Stoke-on-Trent
Staffordshire Weekly Times (Newcastle)
Stoke-on-Trent City Times
Stone & Eccleshall Advertiser
Stone & Eccleshall Advertiser & Staffordshire, Shropshire & Cheshire Chronicle
Stone & Eccleshall  News
Stone Gazette & Meir, Eccleshall & Barlaston News
Stone Guardian
Stone Guardian & Stafford Newsletter
Stone, Longton, Fenton & Eccleshall Advertiser & Uttoxeter & Cheadle Gazette
Stone Newsletter
Stone Weekly News
Sunday Sentinel (Stoke-on-Trent)
Sutton Coldfield & Walsall Journal, The
Tamworth Advertiser & Trent Valley News
Tamworth  Chronicle & Midland Counties Advertiser
Tamworth Examiner & Working Men's Journal
Tamworth Herald & General Advertiser
Tamworth Mercury
Tamworth Miners' Examiner & Working Men's Journal
Tamworth News & Four Shires Advertiser
Tamworth Times
The Leader (South  Staffordshire) (Tipton)
Tipton & Coseley Times & South Staffordshire Advertiser
Tipton & Great Bridge Times
Tipton Herald
Tipton Herald & Tipton Leader
Tipton Leader
Uttoxeter Advertiser
UttoxeterAdvertiser & Ashbourne Times
Uttoxeter Echo
Uttoxeter Journal & North Staffordshire Advertiser
Uttoxeter New Era & General Advertiser
Uttoxeter News
Uttoxeter Weekly Times
Walsall Advertiser & Newspaper
Walsall Free Press & General Advertiser
Walsall Free Press & South Staffordshire Advertiser
Walsall Guardian & District Advertiser
Walsall Herald
Walsall Herald & District Intelligencer
Walsall Herald  & Willenhall & Bloxwich Advertiser
Walsall Illustrated Journal & Effective Advertiser
Walsall News & General District Advertiser
Walsall Observer & General District Advertiser
Walsall Observer & South Staffordshire Chronicle
Walsall Pioneer & District News
Walsall Pioneer & South Staffordshire News
Walsall Recorder
Walsall Spectator
Walsall Times & South Staffordshire Advertiser

Warley Courier & Smethwick Telephone

Warley News

  Warley News Telephone

Warley Weekly News

Weekly News (Warley)

Wednesbury & Darlaston Times & South Staffordshire Advertiser

Wednesbury & West Bromwich Advertiser, Tipton & Darlaston Gazette

Wednesbury Borough News & Darlaston Chronicle

Wednesbury Borough News, Midland Advertiser & Herald

Wednesbury Free Press

Wednesbury Herald & South Staffordshire Recorder

Wednesbury Leader

Wednesbury Observer & District Advertiser

Wednesbury Times

Wednesbury Watchman

Wednesbury, West Bromwich & Darlaston Examiner & Tipton & Great Bridge Times

Wednesbury, West Bromwich, Tipton & Darlaston Times

Weekly News for West Bromwich, Oldbury, Smethwick etc.

West Bromwich & Oldbury Chronicle

West Bromwich & Warley Midland Chronicle & Free Press
West Bromwich Echo
West Bromwich Midland Chronicle & Free Press
West Bromwich News & Wednesbury Times
West Bromwich, Oldbury & Smethwick Midland Chronicle & Free Press
West Bromwich Reporter & General Advertiser for the District
West Bromwich Times
West Bromwich Weekly News
Willenhall Reporter
Wolverhampton Advertiser & Spirit of the Times
Wolverhampton & Staffordshire Herald
Wolverhampton Chronicle
Wolverhampton Chronicle & Midland Counties Express
Wolverhampton Chronicle & Staffordshire  Advertiser
Wolverhampton Daily News
Wolverhampton Guardian
Wolverhampton Herald
Wolverhampton & Staffordshire Herald
Wolverhampton Journal
Wolverhampton Journal & Mining District Advertiser
Wolverhampton Municipal Guardian
Wolverhampton Spirit of the Times