G H Smith

Opening Times
Mon - Fri 9am - 5.00pm
Tel: 01845 421 015

Why Advertise in The Thirsk Weekly News?

We are a local family-owned Thirsk, Sowerby & District newspaper which has been providing local news since July 2004 with local Thirsk, Sowerby area advertising to match. The Thirsk Weekly News is a paid for weekly newspaper which brings the reader directly into contact with the advertiser, as news and adverts are displayed together. Our mix of local Thirsk, Sowerby & District news and advertising ensures value for money for all advertisers as it is keenly read from cover to cover by all ages.

Your advert in The Thirsk Weekly News will be seen throughout the district as the paper is currently sold throughout Thirsk & Sowerby covering villages from Borrowby in the north to Birdforth in the south to Scawton in the east to Sinderby in the west with Thirsk & Sowerby in the centre.

Advertising in The Thirsk Weekly News is very cost effective with prices starting from £5.69 for a basic Miscellaneous ad or £12.00 for a 5cm x 1 column ad, we also offer 10% discounts on booking four or more ads. Some of our advertisers have been advertising with us since we started in the Thirsk & Sowerby area in July 2004, so we must be doing something right.

Placing an advert couldn’t be simpler, you can either call into our office in person at Easingwold Town Hall, telephone, email or use our secure online booking and payment system which is easy to use and you can also attach any artwork files, photos, text which you may need for your advert in The Thirsk Weekly News.

You can even reserve specific pages for a small additional cost to maximize your advertising.

Advertising deadline in The Thirsk Weekly News

Advertising deadline for submitting your advert in The Thirsk & Weekly News is Tuesday 12 noon each week exluding Christmas & New Year.

Artwork guidelines

Artwork to be supplied Digitally on CD, Memory Stick, emailed or an internet file transfer service (for those large ads that won't email). We accept PRINT ready PDFs for ads but please check with our Pre Press BEFORE presenting artwork to avoid unnecessary problems due to incompatibility etc. Photos for adverts to be supplied digitally (always set your camera to the highest setting, if not, photos will NOT look as good.) High Resolution CMYK Scans suitable for litho printing can also be used either from, CD, Memory Stick, email or an internet file transfer service. Photos to be published with articles are subject to the aforementioned. Size and position cannot always be guaranteed.

We can accept copy in the following formats, hand written, typed, text supplied (MS Word file etc.), CD Rom, DVD, emailed as an attachment, Memory Stick etc.

Please Note: If you book your advert online with either a Main Advert Click here
or a Miscellaneous Advert
Click here you can attach your artwork or photos
to your advert and pay 24/7 365.