Capital Gay

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Type of entity

Corporate body

Authorized form of name

Capital Gay

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Dates of existence

1981-1995

History

Capital Gay was a free, weekly London newspaper established by Graham McKerrow and Michael Mason. It was priced at 20p when first published but became free six months later, and went on to be Britain's longest-running free gay newspaper. It was initially distributed only in London but was later also distributed in Brighton. Its readership eventually grew to around 20,000.

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London
Brighton

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GB 1534

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Status

Revised

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Authority record created by Lucy Brownson on 16/09/2021.

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  • English

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