by Editorial Team

Why advertise in the Handy Mag?

We offer a variety of advertising solutions, both in print and online.

Book anything from a twelfth page advertisement in six editions to a one-off double-page advertorial.

Distribution

With a readership exceeding 100,000*, the Handy Mag is the only magazine delivered door-to-door by Royal Mail to all of Ryedale and the north side of York.

Handy Mag Ryedale is delivered to all domestic and business letterboxes in postcode sectors YO17, YO18, YO62, and YO60—that’s 26,583 letterboxes.

Handy Mag York is delivered to all domestic and business letterboxes in postcode sectors YO32, YO31 1, YO31 8, YO31 9, YO30 1, YO30 4, YO26 6, and YO19 5—that’s 27,013 letterboxes.

*Assumes 2 persons per household.

40%

Our magazines contain around 40% non-advertising content, including lifestyle articles that are written exclusively for the Handy Mag and community news. As such, they’re read cover-to-cover by an engaged readership, thus guaranteeing that your advert is going to reach your customers.

One-Stop Shop

No artwork? No problem.

With in-house designers and copywriters, we can help you to produce high-quality adverts, artwork, and content that will generate real results for your business.

Business Directory

Booking an advertisement in the Handy Mag comes with a FREE listing on our well-used online business directory. Directory listings can also be booked separately.

Advertising Rates

Our advertising rates are below. Please email or call us if you would like to book any advertising or have any questions.

We can help with your advert design and advise on the best rates and packages.

All prices are per month and exclusive of VAT.

Rates for 1 magazine area - Ryedale OR York

ADVERT SIZE1 EDITION3 EDITIONS6 EDITIONS   
Full page£289£260£231
Half page£168£151£134
Quarter page£98£88£78
Eighth page£55£52£46
Twelfth page£39£35£31

Rates for 2 magazine areas - Ryedale AND York

ADVERT SIZE1 EDITION3 EDITIONS6 EDITIONS   
Full page£520£468£416
Half page£302£272£242
Quarter page£176£158£141
Eighth page£104£94£83
Twelfth page£70£63£56

Specifications & Format

Double page spread 210mm (h) x 297mm (w) or 216mm x 303mm incl 3mm bleeds.
Full page 210mm (h) x 148mm (w) or 216mm x 154mm incl bleeds.
Half page (Horizontal) 91mm (h) x 129mm (w)
Half page (Vertical) 187mm (h) x 62mm (w)
Quarter page 91mm (h) x 62mm (w)
Eighth page 43mm (h) x 62mm (w)
Twelfth page 43mm (h) x 40mm (w)
Ad formats accepted: pdf, jpg, tiff

Time to next deadline

For prime positions and advertorial features, please contact us.

Print & Delivery Schedule

Our copy deadlines are usually the first Tuesday of the previous month and magazines are distributed to letterboxes in the last week of each month.

EditionDeadlineDistribution Start Date
Aug/Sep 20216th July 202126th July 2021
October 20217th September 202127th September 2021
November 20215th October 202125th October 2021
December 20219th November 202129th November 2021
January 20221st December 202127th December 2021
February 202211th January 202231st January 2022
March 20228th February 202228th February 2022
April 20228th March 202228th March 2022
May 20221st April 202225th April 2022
June 20223rd May 202223rd May 2022
July 20227th June 202227th June 2022
August/September 20225th July 202225th July 2022

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