The Guardian

The Guardian is a Breetish daily newspaper, kent from 1821 till 1959 as the Manchester Guardian. Alang wi its seester papers The Observer an The Guardian Weekly, The Guardian is pairt o the Guardian Media Group, ained bi The Scott Trust Limited. The Trust wis creatit in 1936 "tae secure the financial an eeditorial unthirldom o The Guardian in perpetuity an tae safeguard the jurnalistic freedom an leeberal values o The Guardian free frae commercial or poleetical interference." The Scott Trust acame a leemitit company in 2008, wi a constitution tae maintain the same pertections for The Guardian. Profits are reinvestit in jurnalism rather nor tae the benefit o an ainer or sharehaulders.[2]

The Guardian
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The Guardian front page on 6 Juin 2014
TeepDaily newspaper
Awner(s)Guardian Media Group
Foonder(s)John Edward Taylor
PublisherGuardian News and Media
EditorKatharine Viner
Opeenion eeditorMark Henry
Foondit5 Mey 1821; 201 years ago (1821-05-05) (as The Manchester Guardian)
Poleetical alignmentCentre-left
HeidquartersKings Place, Lunnon
KintraUnitit Kinrick
Circulation161,091 (as of December 2016)[1]
Sister newspapersThe Observer
The Guardian Weekly
OCLC number60623878


  1. "Print ABCs: Seven UK national newspapers losing print sales at more than 10 per cent year on year". Press Gazette. Retrieved 28 Januar 2017.
  2. The Guardian News and Media Limited (26 Julie 2015). "The Scott Trust: values and history". The Guardian. Retrieved 20 December 2015.