P575 ORACLE 575 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2040:00     DMB&B MEDIASCOPE PRESS FACTS      TRENDS IN ABC CIRCULATIONS QUALITY NATIONAL PRESS Jan-Jun Jan-Jun Change 87 88 % DAILY TELEGRAPH 1147 1139 - 0.7 FINANCIAL TIMES 280 287 + 2.5 GUARDIAN 494 470 - 4.8 INDEPENDENT 293 375 +28.2 TIMES 442 451 + 1.9 OBSERVER 774 750 - 3.1 SUNDAY TELEGRAPH 721 716 - 0.7 SUNDAY TIMES 1220 1363 +11.7 SOURCE: ABC more > City Your Money Holidays What's New
P575 ORACLE 575 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2050:01     DMB&B MEDIASCOPE TV FACTS      Hours of viewing Hrs/Mins for week ending 24th July 9.45 (All individuals 8.15  by week)     PERCENTAGE SHARE   BBC1 36.5%   BBC2 11.8%    ITV 43.3%  2.40   CH4 8.4%    1.54  BBC1 ITV      BBC2  CH4      Hours of viewing all TV 22.34 Hours of viewing all TV last year 22.38 ITV & CH4 share last week 49.1% ITV & CH4 share same week 1987 51.9% Source:BARB City Your Money Holidays What's New
P575 ORACLE 575 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2050:05     DMB&B MEDIASCOPE N E W S     A new fortnightly rock magazine is to be launched on September 3rd, price £1. Rock Alive Worldwide (RAW) will be aimed at a large age range and will cover all aspects of rock music. Last Sunday, the Sunday Express launched a major promotion in Scotland, with a 24 page colour tabloid focusing on Scottish personalities, fashion, business & sport. This will be followed by a six week series on great Scottish homes & a 12 week series on days out. The Sunday Times has appointed its first Scottish editor,Andrew Jaspan,who will be based in Glasgow. The Observer is increasing its Scottish news content The new quality Scottish on Sunday will be launched on August 7th. more >>> City Your Money Holidays What's New
P575 ORACLE 575 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2010:01     DMB&B MEDIASCOPE N E W S     ITV and Channel 4 will screen 15 hours a day of the Olympic Games, between them, at a cost of £7 million. The BBC is planning 10 hours per day coverage. The C——hrman of the IBA has warned the Government that stock market confidence in ITV will fall if proposed changes to the levy system are introduced, pressurising ITV into broadcasting low cost programmes like imports. more > City Your Money Holidays What's New
P575 ORACLE 575 Sun 7 Aug S4C 2040:00 DMB&B MEDIASCOPE COMMENT     The latest six month NRS figures have revealed some interesting trends for women's magazines. All the IPC weeklies and DC Thomson titles record losses, Woman is down 14% and Woman's Own is down by 11%. Best's first figure has come in at just below the readersip level for Woman's Own. Chat continues to increase its readership with a 6% rise. The most dramatic change for women's monthlies is for Prima - up 74% year on year. The other general interest women's titles do not perform particularly well: —lrly Circle is down 8% and Woman and Home is down 6%. Home interest titles are fairly buoyant, Homes and Gardens is up by 6%.  more > City Your Money Holidays What's New