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Scottish newspapers unveil phone and tablet app

The Glasgow-based Herald & Times group has unveiled a new app for smartphones and tablets.

Its new heraldscotland app is avalable for £1 at and includes content from The Herald and Sunday Herald.

The Newsquest-owned company said that the combined readership from each of its print titles and web sites, including and, now totals more than a million each week.

Managing Director Tim Blott said: “Our combined print and digital readership allows us to reach audience sizes beyond the wildest dreams of newspapers in a print-only era.

“Our combined print and online platforms give readers, whatever delivery medium they choose, exciting options that will keep the company’s products at the heart of Scottish life for many more years and not least at this critical stage in the nation’s history.”