Friday 28 February 2020

Ballymoney title joins online British Newspaper Archive latest Irish publication to join the online BritishNewspaperArchive (BNA) is the Ballymoney Free Press and Northern Counties Advertiser.

This title was first published, in Ballymoney, County Antrim, Northern Ireland, in January 1870.

So far, none of the earlier editions have been uploaded to the archive, but the holding will eventually span 1870 to 1934.

In the meantime, some 2,450 editions have been uploaded to the BNA database, all dating (with gaps) from 1918 to 1934.

As always, the BNA's holding is shared with sister company FindMyPast's Irish Newspaper Collection.