Established in 1855 and currently owned by David and Frederick Barclay, the Daily Telegraph adopts a traditionalist, centre-right political orientation. The best-selling quality press title, it consistently backs the Conservative Party in UK elections (hence the nickname Torygraph). The website was launched, under the name electronic telegraph at midday on 15 November 1994, making it Europe's first daily web-based newspaper. Profile extracted from Wikipedia and used under the Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License.
639,578 (April 2011) Political Outlook:
Centre-Right, Pro-Conservative See our UK Newspaper Guide.