Andover Advertiser

Andover Advertiser - Least Biased - Conservative leaning - Credible and ReliableFactual Reporting: High - Credible - Reliable


LEAST BIASED

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  • 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.

Detailed Report

Bias Rating: LEAST BIASED
Factual Reporting: HIGH
Country: United Kingdom
Press Freedom Rating: MOSTLY FREE
Media Type: Newspaper
Traffic/Popularity: Minimal Traffic

MBFC Credibility Rating: HIGH CREDIBILITY

History

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.

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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.

National and international news is usually republished through reliable sources such as PA Media (national news agency for the UK and Ireland) and The Sunday Times.

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)

Source: https://www.andoveradvertiser.co.uk/

Last Updated on September 27, 2022 by Media Bias Fact Check

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