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Birmingham Mail
Birmingham Mail
Type Daily newspaper (Except Sundays)
Format Tabloid
Owner(s) Reach plc
Founded 1870 (as Birmingham Daily Mail)
Political alignment Neutral, populist
Language English
City Birmingham
Country England, UK
Circulation 14,458

The Birmingham Mail (called the Black Country Mail in the Black Country) is a tabloid newspaper based in Birmingham, England. It is distributed around Birmingham, the Black Country, and Solihull and parts of Warwickshire, Worcestershire and Staffordshire. It is published Monday to Saturday.


The newspaper started as the Birmingham Daily Mail in 1870. It was called the Birmingham Evening Mail from 1967 until October 2005.

Related newspapers

The Sunday Mercury is a sister paper published on a Sunday.


The newspaper is owned by Reach plc.


The Birmingham Mail editor is Marc Reeves. He is also editor-in-chief of the Birmingham Post, the Sunday Mercury, and their sister website BirminghamLive.

From 2009 to 2014, the editor of the newspaper was David Brookes.

The print editor of the Birmingham Mail and the Sunday Mercury is Paul Cole.


In December 2018, the daily circulation of the paper was 14,458.

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