Business and finance 15 May 2012 Circulation figures: Express up, Guardian down. Year on year, all newspaper sales fall. Sign UpGet the New Statesman's Morning Call email. Sign-up Although year on year newspaper circulation figures continue to fall across the board, over the last month the Daily Mail and Daily Express had a bit of a surge, both up about 2 per cent, as the Guardian continued to plummet. For the first time I Newspaper sales started to falter, with an 0.8 per cent dip. The Independent maintained its streak as the fastest falling broadsheet. › Are social tools used by optimists, or do they make optimists? Photograph: Getty Images Subscribe For daily analysis & more political coverage from Westminster and beyond subscribe for just £1 per month!