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The 15 Most Popular UK Newspaper Front Pages Of 2014

The BBC's Nick Sutton and Neil Henderson tweet the front pages of all of the next day's British newspapers. Here's the most retweeted newspaper front pages from their accounts this year, along with a few of their favourites.

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9. The Daily Telegraph, 23 June

The Daily Telegraph / Twitter: @suttonnick

Total retweets: 337

An undercover report by the Daily Telegraph and Channel 4 accused the president of Ghana's Football Association of agreeing for the Ghana team to play in international matches that others would be prepared to rig.

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4. The Guardian, 17 March

The Guardian / Twitter: @suttonnick

Total retweets: 553

The Guardian reported an Oxfam study which found that "the poorest 20% in the UK had wealth totalling £28.1bn" while "the latest rich list from Forbes magazine showed that the five top UK entries ... had property, savings, and other assets worth £28.2bn".

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2. The Independent on Sunday, 4 October

The Independent on Sunday / Twitter: @suttonnick

Total retweets: 596

After a video apparently showing the beheading of humanitarian aid worker Alan Henning was released, the Independent on Sunday went with this front page.

Here are the three most retweeted sport back pages from 2014, starting with a 3–0 Chelsea win against Tottenham.

Thursday's Telegraph Sport front page: Invincibles #CFCvTHFC #tomorrowspaperstoday #bbcpapers

Nick Sutton@suttonnickFollow

Thursday's Telegraph Sport front page:

Invincibles

#CFCvTHFC #tomorrowspaperstoday #bbcpapers

10:30 PM - 03 Dec 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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The second most retweeted sport story was the sacking of manager David Moyes from Manchester United.

Tuesday's Telegraph Sport front page - "Moyes: The End" #mufc #tomorrowspaperstoday #bbcpapers

Nick Sutton@suttonnickFollow

Tuesday's Telegraph Sport front page - "Moyes: The End" #mufc #tomorrowspaperstoday #bbcpapers

10:09 PM - 21 Apr 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And the most retweeted sport story of the year was the £37 million transfer to Manchester United of Juan Mata.

Tuesday’s Telegraph Sport front page – “Exclusive - United close in on £37m Mata” #tomorrowspaperstoday #mufc #cfc

Nick Sutton@suttonnickFollow

Tuesday’s Telegraph Sport front page – “Exclusive - United close in on £37m Mata” #tomorrowspaperstoday #mufc #cfc

10:31 PM - 20 Jan 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Sutton and Henderson are usually the first to spot unusual or powerful front pages. Here are some of their favourites.

What a shame. The Telegraph has updated its front page after that unfortunate picture/headline combo in first edition

Nick Sutton@suttonnickFollow

What a shame. The Telegraph has updated its front page after that unfortunate picture/headline combo in first edition

12:15 AM - 08 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Is this a breakthrough moment? Times, Telegraph and Independent have @englandrugby women on front pages. #WRWC2014

Nick Sutton@suttonnickFollow

Is this a breakthrough moment? Times, Telegraph and Independent have @englandrugby women on front pages. #WRWC2014

10:50 PM - 17 Aug 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

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Interesting to see which papers feature #TonyBenn on the front page (and which don't). #tomorrowspaperstoday

Nick Sutton@suttonnickFollow

Interesting to see which papers feature #TonyBenn on the front page (and which don't). #tomorrowspaperstoday

11:21 PM - 14 Mar 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

Here's a flavour of some of the #indyref newspaper front pages #tomorrowspaperstoday #bbcpapers

Nick Sutton@suttonnickFollow

Here's a flavour of some of the #indyref newspaper front pages #tomorrowspaperstoday #bbcpapers

11:13 PM - 17 Sep 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

And of course...

The Daily Star has led three times this week on the black eye ghost child issue. I wonder why? #tomorrowspaperstoday

Nick Sutton@suttonnickFollow

The Daily Star has led three times this week on the black eye ghost child issue. I wonder why? #tomorrowspaperstoday

11:27 PM - 02 Oct 14ReplyRetweetFavorite

You can follow Nick Sutton at @suttonnick and Neil Henderson at @hendopolis.