Advertise With Us


Artwork & Design Cost £25

For Advertising with Artwork Supplied

  Cost Per Issue 1/8 Page  Cost Per Issue 1/4 Page Cost Per Issue Half Page Cost Per Issue Full Page
Running Pages £25* £75 £130 £220
Premium Pages Below:
Inside Front Cover £75 £100 £175 £300
First Right Hand Page (p3) £75 £100 £175 £300
Inside Back Cover  £75 £100 £175 £300
Back Cover  N/A N/A N/A £350
Centre Spread (Double)  N/A N/A N/A £400


Series Discount

Advertise for 3 or more issues to receive a discount on total cost

* Excluded from any discount

3 Issues 15% discount

6 Issues 20% discount

12 Issues 30% discount



Payment for all advertisment must be made in full once approved.

Payment can be made by:

  • Cash
  • Cheque, payable to “SHOPAROUND LTD”
  • Bank Transfer: Lloyds Bank (Acc/No: 16085968 – S/C: 77-85-74)

Size and Artwork Requirements

Advert Size – Not Including Bleed mm x mm

Running Pages mm x mm
1 page 140 x 202
1/2 page – Wide 140 x 99
1/2 Page – Tall 68 x 202
1/4 Page 68 x 99
1/8 page 50 x 65
Premium Pages
Front Cover 148 x 150
Back Cover 140 x 202
Inside Front Cover 140 x 202
Inside Back Cover 140 x 202
First R/H (p3) 140 x 202
Centre Spread (double page) 210 x 296


Copy Deadline & Distribution

Copy Deadline

Publications will close for print production at 4pm on the 24th of each month, with distribution commencing from the 5th of the following month. Artwork and copy for advertisements booked must be in hand and complete by this time. Any advert artwork or copy missing this deadline will be effectively deemed as cancelled and will not be held or placed into the next publication issue unless rebooked.


Distribution will take place during the first week of each month; being hand delivered to residents and local community amenities such as Doctors, Dentists, Leisure and Educational Facilities, Shops, Stores, Public Places in key locations within the publication areas by a professional distribution service.

Additional Services

There is opportunity to add leaflet or brochure distribution to our regular routes. Loose leaflets or inserts must be delivered and in hand by 10am on the 1st working day 5 days prior to distribution and packed in accordance with our terms and conditions – failure to comply may result in failure to distribute or additional charges being levied. All advertisements will only be accepted in accordance to our Standard Terms & Conditions. The publications are A5 portrait format = 210mm x 148mm with a clear border of 3mm on all inner pages. Front and back outer pages are at full size = 210mm x 148mm with 3 mm bleed. Printed 4 colour CMYK process on 130gsm white gloss art (ffc managed) paper throughout. Folded and saddle stitched 2 wires. Pagination from 32pp including cover to 64pp including cover. All artwork and supplied media must be at high res 300dpi. All colour separations are at 300dpi –cmyk . Plate ready PDF files are to have all fonts embedded.