Original Newspapers

At Historic Newspapers, we’ve got an original newspaper for every date.

With over 4 million titles available, spanning from 1900 to yesterday, we’re confident that you’ll be able to find an original newspaper from a date of your choice with ease. You can then add one of our special presentation options to ensure you have the perfect original newspapers for birthdays, anniversaries or any other milestone commemorative occasion.

FROM £19.99
Age of PaperPrice
1 - 29 Years From £19.99
30 - 49 Years From £29.99
50 Years + From £34.99
Original Newspapers

Original Newspapers Presented in a Premium Gift Box

Start your search for original archive newspapers by entering any date of your choice to see the full range of titles available. As these are all genuine originals it’s important to remember that only one edition tends to be held of each, so once it’s gone it’s unlikely to ever be replaced!

Once your title of choice has been selected a presentation option can be selected to compliment your Original Newspaper with. Not only do these look great but they also help to preserve and protect your newspaper, this way it can be enjoyed for many years to come. Not just by the recipient but also by future generations keen to discover more about their loved ones pasts.

Finally you will be given the option to personalise your certificate or authenticity. Any name and message can be added whether purchasing original newspapers for birthdays or any other occasion. This adds the perfect finishing touch to this special gift and also guarantees that your newspaper is a genuine original, confirmed so by an expert.

This collection has been built up over the last four decades, buying newspaper runs from libraries, government institutions, universities, and in some cased from the newspaper groups themselves. We have hunted high and low around the world to build up our original newspaper archives. We have bought original newspapers from as far afield as the US, Australia – with our last significant purchase from abroad coming from a University in New Zealand.

If you’re unable to locate the specific Old Newspaper that you require then please contact us as we have a dedicated research team in place who are pleased to help. Please keep in mind however that as time rolls on, finding another newspaper run becomes more and more difficult. This is what makes Original Newspapers from special dates of significance, such as a birthday or anniversary, such a special, and unique, keepsake gift.

Buying Original Newspapers

The collection has been carefully preserved under optimum conditions, which has been looked after by our team of experts over the past 30 years. Current newspaper titles do not offer digital reprints or hold stocks of their own. This is what makes original newspapers all that more special as they truly are an irreplaceable piece of history. Contact any of today’s current newspapers and they will refer you to us, the world’s largest private Newspaper Archive. So don’t delay and start your search today, if you have any specific research requests or requirements then please do not hesitate to get in contact with us as we’re always pleased to help in any way we can.

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Kiefer Payne Trustpilot product review 5 star rating September 23 2021

Got a paper the day my dad was born, and he absolutely loved it

Rob Trustpilot product review 4 star rating September 23 2021

Good readable condition for a 45 year old newspaper

Teresa Trustpilot product review 5 star rating September 22 2021

It's just amazing to see what was happening on the day you were born.

Scott Eden Trustpilot product review 5 star rating September 22 2021

Superb present idea for any occasion

Alex Gilmore Trustpilot product review 3 star rating September 21 2021

Came very folded but delivery was fast and professional.

  • Historic Newspapers Team September 22 2021

    Thank you for your review.

    We do apologise for this.

    As you have ordered a newspaper only, the newspapers are sent out in a padded envelope and due to the size of the newspapers, they do have to be slightly folded. This should not damage the newspaper in anyway.

    As a gesture, we have applied a 10% discount to your order, which has been refunded to you. We hope will help towards rectify your dissatisfaction.

    Please do accept our apologies for the inconvenience caused. If you require any further assistance, please do not hesitate to contact us on 03300669700 or email us at info@historic-newspapers.co.uk

    Kind Regards,
    The Historic Newspapers Team

Nicola Trustpilot product review 5 star rating September 21 2021

A brilliant gift for my grandmothers 100th birthday. The articles had us all talking and reflecting. Beautifully presented in a box with a certificate and arrived promptly. Would really recommend as a keepsake.

Ms Mai Hearne Trustpilot product review 5 star rating September 21 2021

Good product. Fast delivery.

Avon Trustpilot product review 5 star rating September 21 2021

Newspaper was in lovely condition for age. Really pleased.

MRS LINDA LE COCQ Trustpilot product review 5 star rating September 20 2021

Correct newspaper received, arrived promptly, in excellent condition. I would certainly recommend this Company.

Mr & Mrs Mark Trustpilot product review 5 star rating September 19 2021

The paper was in a very good condition and made an interesting gift.