The ObserverThe Observer
is a broadsheet newspaper
of the United Kingdom
published on Sundays.
It takes a liberal/social democratic line on most issues and is the world's first Sunday newspaper (first issue published on December 4
It has been part of the Guardian Media Group plc since June 1993. Before that it was owned by Lonrho plc.
- HISTORY OF GMG 1990 - 1999, Guardian Media Group website; as of March 2, 2003;  (link requires Flash to view timeline)