Barry and District News is a newspaper based in Barry, Wales, UK. The paper mainly focuses on topics such as news and politics, lifestyle and culture, and local events and news related to the Barry area.
Funded by / Ownership
Barry and District News 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
Barry and District News covers local news for the Barry area through reporters with minimal bias, such as this November train strikes: More details of Cardiff line closures. Regarding sourcing, they rely on first-person accounts and large quotes, which is appropriate for a print publication.
Editorially, story selection and op-eds are reasonably balanced and reflect both sides. Generally, Barry and District News is fact-based and presents a minimal bias in reporting.
Failed Fact Checks
- None in the Last 5 years
Overall, we rate Barry and District News as 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 (11/01/2022)
Last Updated on May 14, 2023 by Media Bias Fact Check
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