The lockdown has left many local newspapers struggling to stay afloat with sales down 20% and advertising revenue diminishing.
But the demand for a local news service is growing, with more and more people turning to online news.
Reporters at The News in Portsmouth are directly appealing to the public for support.
The Newbury Weekly News, which has served West Berkshire for more than 150 years, has temporarily closed its newsroom and reporters are working from home.
At the Kent Messenger the offices may be empty but work goes on.
Newspapers are trying different ways to increase revenue by offering free delivery or asking readers to subscribe to a digital service.