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  1. 3 votes
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  2. Newspapers from the East of England

    More newspapers from the Eastern Counties

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  3. Bookmark feature is unusable on mobile device

    Hi. Really enjoying the site. But when I try to bookmark a search result on my mobile device, the box displays partly off the screen. This means I can't click to save the bookmark. See attachment.

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  4. Dorset Echo Digitalisation

    The Dorset Echo needs digitizing and there is some concern that if this is not completed soon then some history will be lost.

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  5. Dorset Echo

    Please digitise the Dorset Evening Echo...

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  6. Zooming feature

    I've just rejoined after a couple of years away... maybe it's because I am using Chrome now but when I zoom in to read a highlighted result, I cannot move the page around so the highlight if off the screen... I do not want to have to make a pdf of every result, however tangential to my research! Maybe there should be arrows/ + and - signs, for zooming/navigating a page that are not appearing on my screen? I am having a similar issue on ancestry so it maybe a browser issue

    14 votes
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  7. Problematic search facility

    I'm struggling with your search facility. (8 and 9 July) I click to view an item returned by the search and it insists on taking me to the sign up for a subscription page! I joined you last week & paid for one month. Help!

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  8. Morpeth Herald

    More years for the Morpeth Herald.

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  9. 1 vote
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  10. could you put the dates/title of the newspaper being read in a fixed position sonewhere.

    could you put the dates of the newspaper being read in a fixed position sonewhere. I am fed up of having to scroll back up t the top to confirm the date and title of the page I am looking at

    3 votes
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  11. Sneaky behaviour

    Be a bit more obviously upfront about what people are signing up for.

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  12. when I try to see apage using Mozilla I get "Sorry, there has been a unexpected error, please refresh. If the error continues please conta

    When I try to use the site with Mozilla Fire fox I get "Sorry, there has been a unexpected error, please refresh.
    If the error continues please contact our support team." Why is that?

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  13. Place and pics

    Photos with location

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  14. "View" box does not display on small / mobile screens

    Millions - especially the young - are accessing sites like yours via smartphone. And your site is already ALMOST there - but not quite! Having found the articles I wanted, I was blocked at the very last stage - clicking on "view" - because the box mentioning credits was too large to fit on the screen of my phone, could not be modified, and made it impossible for me to click further (I am using Safari on an iPhone 6). So close! What about modifying that box so that it is smartphone-compatible? Thanks!

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  15. A Timeline, simple base line of world/UK event dates occurring at, or near the atricle date

    Place the articles in some kind of timeline, a simple baseline graph idea would help I suppose. I don't have a plan but whenever I find an article concerning an ancestor it would help to picture the time he was living in - who was on the throne, world action concerning Britain etc.

    6 votes
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  16. BOX

    Move this box out of this corner

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  17. Subscription renewals

    A decent way of renewing subscriptions, as you have a failed and useless system at present.

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    2 comments  ·  feedback  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →

    The idea of making the number of days left on your subscription is a great one and we will add it to the list. Val – when a subscription renewal fails, it is usually because the card you used has expired and you’ve been issued with a new one. Get in touch with Customer Support for help adding a new card. We will look at adding a facility for you to add a new card yourself in future.

  18. Individual paper updates

    I would like the ability to 'subscribe' to select papers. What this means is that I will be notified by email or message if my selected papers are updated with new issues, and notified which editions have been added.

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  19. Improve resolution of PDFs, or just let us download the original image

    The PDFs we get to download now are in some cases completely unreadable because the image resolution is far too low. This is especially disappointing when you save the PDF, and come back to do some work from it later on only to find it's a unusable.

    Why can't we download high resolution images instead?

    64 votes
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  20. Improve usability and navigation

    I tried to give you feedback but the text box for feedback is so tiny I resorted to screenshots in a PDF file to demonstrate.

    Although I love the content on this site and am happy to pay for the digitization of new papers, the usability of this site needs improvement.

    11 votes
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