The Andover Advertiser is a newspaper based in Winchester, England. The paper mainly focuses on topics such as news and politics, lifestyle and culture, and local events and news related to the Hampshire area.
Funded by / Ownership
The Andover Advertiser is operated by Newsquest Media Group Ltd., owned by the American mass media holding company Gannett, the publisher of USA Today. Advertising and subscription fees generate revenue.
Analysis / Bias
The Andover Advertiser covers local news for Winchester and the Hampshire area through reporters with minimal bias, such as this Prison sentence and fine for Test Valley fly-tipper who dumped industrial waste. Regarding sourcing, they rely on first-person accounts and large quotes, which is appropriate for a print publication.
Editorially, they do not produce op-eds, but when reporting on politics, they maintain a neutral stance such as this Cost of living: Liz Truss sets out plan to tackle rising energy bills. Generally, the Andover Advertiser is fact-based and presents a minimal bias in reporting.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate the Andover Advertiser least biased based on minimal editorializing of content. We also rate them High for factual reporting due to the use of credible sources and a clean fact-check record. (M. Huitsing (09/27/2022)
Last Updated on May 12, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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