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The Guardian
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The Guardian front page on 6 Juin 2014
Teep Daily newspaper
Format Berliner
Awner(s) Guardian Media Group
Foonder(s) John Edward Taylor
Publisher Guardian News and Media
Editor Katharine Viner
Opeenion eeditor Mark Henry
Foondit 5 Mey 1821; 198 years ago (1821-05-05) (as The Manchester Guardian)
Poleetical alignment Centre-left
Leid English
Heidquarters Kings Place, Lunnon
Kintra Unitit Kinrick
Circulation 161,091 (as of December 2016)[1]
Sister newspapers The Observer
The Guardian Weekly
ISSN 0261-3077
OCLC number 60623878

The Guardian is a Breetish daily newspaper, kent from 1821 till 1959 as the Manchester Guardian. Alang wi its seester papers The Observer an The Guardian Weekly, The Guardian is pairt o the Guardian Media Group, ained bi The Scott Trust Limited. The Trust wis creatit in 1936 "tae secure the financial an eeditorial unthirldom o The Guardian in perpetuity an tae safeguard the jurnalistic freedom an leeberal values o The Guardian free frae commercial or poleetical interference." The Scott Trust acame a leemitit company in 2008, wi a constitution tae maintain the same pertections for The Guardian. Profits are reinvestit in jurnalism rather nor tae the benefit o an ainer or sharehaulders.[2]

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  1. "Print ABCs: Seven UK national newspapers losing print sales at more than 10 per cent year on year". Press Gazette. Retrieved 28 January 2017. 
  2. The Guardian News and Media Limited (26 July 2015). "The Scott Trust: values and history". The Guardian. Retrieved 2015-12-20.