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Online Access

Online Access.

Services described on this page are for use only by the visually impaired and anyone who has a medical or age-related condition that prevents them from reading a printed newspaper.

There are many ways of getting the Crewe and Nantwich Talking Newspaper. Our "traditional" option is to send out memory sticks which can be played on a computer, a compatible mp3 player or on a player that we can provide. This option is available to visually impaired persons only.

Once you have selected your favourite you can stick to that, the content is the same on all of them.

Online versions of the Talking Newspaper are usually updated on Thursday night.

If you are using a phone through the mobile network, remember that listening to an edition of the Talking Newspaper will use about 50MBytes of your data allowance.

Listening to the Talking Newspaper directly from this website.

A link to the latest edition is shown on the right hand side of every page on this website. More details here.


The British Wireless for the Blind Fund app lets you play the latest talking newspaper, on your iPhone or Android phone or tablet. It will also give you the choice of listening to over 200 other talking newspapers. More details here.

Amazon Alexa device.

If you have an Amazon Echo, better known as an Alexa device, you can hear the latest 5 editions just by asking. More details here.