The Royal Gazette (Bermuda)
Front page of the Royal Gazette, 24 February 2004
|Type||Daily newspaper (not published on Sundays or public holidays)|
|Owner(s)||The Bermuda Press (Holdings) Ltd. (BSX: BPH.BH)|
|Circulation||14,578 copies (last audited November 2007)[needs update]|
|Sister newspapers||Mid-Ocean News (weekly; ceased publication October 2009)|
Circulation, administration and ownership
With an average daily circulation 14,578 copies (last audited November 2007),[needs update] (probably around 6,00 copies daily now 2018) the newspaper says it reaches around 97 percent of the adult population (per mindmaps March 2013 media survey).
It is 100% owned by The Bermuda Press (Holdings) Ltd. The Bermuda Press (Holdings) Limited is a publicly traded company on the Bermuda Stock Exchange.
Tim Hodgson is Consulting Editor and Jonathan Kent and Dexter Smith are the Deputy Editors.
The sports section devotes extensive coverage to Bermuda’s cricket and football (soccer) teams, along with reports of English football and occasional wire stories on American football and baseball. The Saturday religion section has a large number of church advertisements, along with news accounts of church programmes and issues.
- Local News
- Overseas News
- Personal Technology (Wednesday)
- Shipping (Wednesday)
- Youth (Thursday)
- TV Week (Friday)
- Personal Finance (Saturday)
- Religion (Saturday)
- Weekender (Saturday)
Former sister publication
When The Royal Gazette’s sister paper, the weekly Mid-Ocean News, ceased publication in October 2009, its full-colour comics section and magazine-style television guide insert became Royal Gazette features.
- “Mid-Ocean News To Cease Publication”. The Royal Gazette. 14 October 2009. Retrieved 5 December 2009.
- theroyalgazette.com, the newspaper’s official website
- Archival issues of The Royal Gazette and Colonist Daily, available in the Digital Library of the Caribbean