Past Newspapers

Search for papers from the past from as recent as yesterday, dating right back to 1900, to see the full range of titles available for your date of interest.

If you’re looking to buy past newspapers older than this then please contact us via our help section as we hold past editions of newspapers dating back to the 1700’s. With over 4 million past editions of newspapers in the collection a genuine original can be supplied for almost any date!

Age of PaperPrice
1-39 yearsFrom £19.99
40-69 yearsFrom £29.99
70 years +From £34.99
FROM £19.99
The Guardian Original Newspapers

he perfect complement to past newspapers is one of the stunning presentation options available once a title has been selected for your special date. This will not only help preserve and protect your past newspaper for years to come but will also add the ideal finishing touch for the perfect gift. Options range from exclusive wooden gift boxes to deluxe presentation folders which are all of the highest quality, to match that of the newspapers. For extra special occasions, such as a milestone birthday, your past newspapers can have a bottle of your favourite tipple added to the luxury satin lined red gift box.

When contacting any current newspaper title enquiring about previous newspaper issues they will refer you to us. We carefully maintain our records to ensure they are up to date. This means you can quickly check the past newspapers available for date in the last 100+ years, making finding past newspapers even easier! In addition to the well known national titles you might expect to find you will also find lots of long since discontinued and regional titles. Whilst the majority of our editions are past English, Irish and Scottish past newspaper titles we do also hold issues from as far a field as America and Canada.

Past Newspaper Copies

All our newspapers from the past are genuine originals produced at their time of print and carefully stored in our archive under optimum conditions. Every Old Newspaper is supplied with a certificate of authenticity verifying that the past newspaper is a genuine original edition. This certificate can even be personalised free of charge. Adding the recipient’s name, the occasion and including a personal message makes giving past issues of newspapers even more meaningful, and ensures receiving them is even more special!

If you have any special requests, or specific research requirements, then please do get in touch as we are always pleased to help in any way we can. To date we’ve sent out past newspapers for all manner of reasons. These commonly include not just Birthday Newspapers but also decorations for charity events and props for theatre productions with historical themes.

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richard sharpe Trustpilot product review 5 star rating August 2 2021

excellent news coverage

Mr barry fallows Trustpilot product review 5 star rating August 2 2021

Excellent service from start to finish

T Tierney Trustpilot product review 5 star rating August 2 2021

Really good service

Colleen Wucherer Trustpilot product review 5 star rating August 1 2021

Historic is a state of mind and they do it well. Historic is the event that all can reklate to and is also the family that has an event that will last all their lives, a wedding or a birth. This is a great way to remember, reflect and replay

Thomas Breen Trustpilot product review 5 star rating August 1 2021

Great quality paper, nicely presented.

Sam Trustpilot product review 5 star rating July 31 2021

Beautiful product- made a very special gift

Imelda Judge Trustpilot product review 5 star rating July 30 2021

Product and idea is lovely but pricey

Andrea Berry Trustpilot product review 5 star rating July 29 2021

Beautifully presented quick delivery

Hedy Trustpilot product review 5 star rating July 29 2021

Th price of the Guardian newspaper on the day that my nephew was born was 4p so it obviously cost a great deal more today.

Zara Solakhyan Trustpilot product review 4 star rating July 29 2021

It was ok but was delivered late