Busy busy busy at the moment. But just spotted this in the Failygraph. Is it any wonder sales are falling when the nation’s supposedly leading broadsheet boasts such basic errors as these?
If there is such an evident lack of attention to detail in the copy by highly paid professionals, how can we trust the paper not to lack attention to crucial details in its news reporting?
Year on year the Failygraph’s average daily circulation is down 7% to below 590,000. It’s even worse at the Financial Times and the Guardian, where year on year average daily circulation is down 14.4% and 13.1% respectively according to the Press Gazette. There are a number of reasons for the decline but it is not helped by the freefall in standards and factual news reporting.
December’s newspaper circulation figures…