UK Legal Newspapers Index

Current Awareness

UK Legal Newspapers Index is a designated current awareness source.

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Specialist editors monitor a range of UK national broadsheet and major regional newspapers for interesting legal stories each day. These key legal stories are summarised and parallel citations to newspapers that have covered these stories are added. Details of relevant cases and legislation covered within these newspaper stories are also provided. This source goes back to 2001.

A selection of stories are selected and edited for the four main daily UK Broadsheets:

* The Guardian;
* The Independent;
* The Times; and
* The Daily Telegraph.

In addition coverage is provided for the four main weekend Broadsheets:

* The Sunday Telegraph;
* The Sunday Times;
* The Independent on Sunday; and
* The Observer.

As of 2011, a selection of stories from:

* The Belfast Telegraph;
* The Scotsman; and
* The Irish Times.

will also be provided.