Advertising in the Earl Stonham Recorder and the Parish Web site


For the Recorder

Please design your advert to fit within an A4 page. This becomes an A5 page when the Recorder is printed as a booklet

For the web

When you advertise in the Recorder, you have an option, at no charge, of also having your advert appear on the Earl Stonham web site.
There are several ways of putting your advert on the Earl Stonham web site:
  • Send electronic files with separate graphics to the web editor;
  • Send your advert as a.pdf file to the web editor;
  • Send a link for your own web site to the web editor; or
  • Instruct the web editor to include your web site(operated and maintained by you) so that it appears as a page on the Earl Stonham web site.

Where to send your advertisement

Send your advert to the editor, Deb Turner, by email to:

And if you’d like to advertise on the Earl Stonham web site, please also send your electronic files to the WebEditor at
Please include your phone numbers just in case we need to speak.

Electronic Files

The advertisement copy may be in plain text (.txt .text), or any industry standard file format for example, Microsoft Word, .doc, .docx, Apple .pages or the ubiquitous .rtf.
If you’re using open-source applications, (LibraOffice, OpenOffice, Abiword, TeX/LaTeX, and so on, please save your finished work as Rich Text Format (.rtf, or .rtfd). (As a Mac user, I can't handle files in MS Publisher - see below).

Graphics may be embedded in the text to help the editors understand your layout, but for the web, please additionally supply the graphics as separate files. Thanks.

For images, photographs or graphics, please send the file in any industry standard file format. For example, .jpeg, .tiff, or Adobe files .psd, .ai and so on.
If you’re using other graphic software, please Export / Save As your file into a common format. If in doubt, please contact the Webmaster via the link above.

Please do not send Microsoft Publisher (.pub) files. These cannot be processed. Sorry.

Payment and Rates

The rate for advertising in the Recorder is £30 for four consecutive issues. Concurrent advertising on the Web incurs no additional charge.

Send your payment directly to the Parish Clerk:
We’ll give the details when you book.

(Text, courtesy of Alan Sarsby, edited by Chris Hamilton. May/July 2018)
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