Its origins lie in the Aldershot News, founded in 1894, and a series of … Mail titles that first appeared some time in the early 1970s. Immediately prior to 2009 the News & Mail appeared twice weekly under the two separate titles, although it has previously appeared as a composite title. The midweek edition (the Mail) has been dropped, leaving the combined News & Mail, which comes out on Fridays.
As of 2013 there were seven editions:
There’s also a companion weekly freesheet, the Surrey & Hants Star Courier.