Frequently Asked Questions, FAQ

How do I find old news articles?

Conduct a search by typing key words into the search box in the top right corner of the site. Please note that the Express & Star website only publishes a small percentage of the articles which appear in print. Presently, we have no facility to allow users to view old editions online.

Where do I find the news in one particular area?

Click on the 'News' tab, and then click on 'Your Local News' in the navigation panel on the left. You may then select your relevant area either by clicking on the interactive map, or one of the text links below.

Where can I read the letters from the paper?

Click on the 'News' tab, and then click on 'Letters' in the navigation panel on the left. There you will find a list of the most recent letters. Please note that not all letters are published on the website.

How do I send a letter for publication?

Simply send your letter to the Express & Star via post, fax, e-mail or telephone, using the contact details below.


The Editor

Express and Star

51 – 53 Queen Street



Fax: 01902 319721


Who do I contact to place an advertisement?

To place an advertisement on our site, please contact Alan Birkett on (01902) 313131 or e-mail

Where can I find the Chronicle content?

The weekly Chronicles can be accessed FREE on Pagesuite by visiting:

Where can I find technical information regarding print advertisements?

If you are looking for technical data regarding print advertising within the Express & Star newspaper or our weekly Chronicles, you can find all the relevant information here:

Express & Star and Chronicles Electronic Data Sheet