Launching in 2014, Altrincham Today is now established as one of the leading hyperlocal media titles in the UK.

Our daily website is the best-read news title in Altrincham, Greater Manchester, with well over 100,000 unique visitors a month and a social media community of over 40,000.

And our acclaimed quarterly magazine was the only hyperlocal title to be nominated for Magazine of the Year at the Regional Press Awards 2019, with the judges eventually awarding it a Highly Commended award and describing it as the “complete local community magazine with a touch of class”.

Who is behind Altrincham Today?

Altrincham Today is edited and published by David Prior. David was born in Hale and now lives with his wife and five children in Timperley. He’s an NCTJ-qualified journalist with 20 years’ experience, and has worked for the likes of the Press Association, Sunday Times and Liverpool Daily Post. He also edits the business news website, Prolific North, and can be found occasionally tweeting at @dmhprior.

Who reads Altrincham Today?

Our analytics show that an astonishing 80% of our readers are reading the site on a mobile device, a true sign of the way news consumption has now changed. We can also tell from our readership stats that there is a 60/40 female/male split, that our average reader is 37 years old, and that the vast majority of our readers (over 80%) are resident within five miles of Altrincham town centre.

How can we get coverage in Altrincham Today?

We provide a general news service of the issues we perceive as being important to Altrincham.

For details of how you can promote your business through either our website or magazine, please contact Kath at kath@hyperlocaltoday.co.uk. Or simply send us a message using the form below: