Herts and Essex Observer

The Herts and Essex Observer  was first published on April 6, 1861, under the title of the Bishop’s Stortford Observer before the name was changed to the Herts and Essex Observer a year later. A rival publication, the Bishop’s Stortford Gazette, was merged with the Observer shortly after its launch. It is a paid-for newspaper published every Thursday and covers an area focused on Bishop’s Stortford, taking in surrounding towns and villages, including, Sawbridgeworth, Dunmow and Saffron Walden.

Circulation

5,184

Source: ABC Jan-Dec 2017

Average Issue Readership

20,834

Source: JICREG Feb 2018

Day of Publication

Thursday

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Monthly unique browsers

1,630,051

Source: Google Analytics, May 2018

Monthly page views

4,949,615

Source: Google Analytics, May 2018

Source: ABC Jan-Dec 2017 / comScore Jan 2018

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