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Festival Programme
Live Music Guide
SWANAGE BLUES WEBSITE (Calendar Year 2015)
£90: Large Display, includes free Listing
£60: Standard Display, includes free Listing
£30: Listing only (name of business, address, contact details, link to website)     


DISPLAY ADVERTISING – Black & white jpg to the following specifications:
£100: Full Page 200 mm high x 138 mm wide
£55: 1/2 page 97.5 mm high x 138 mm wide
£35: 1/4 page advert 97.5 mm high x 66.5 mm wide
£25: 1/12 page advert in Festival Programme 50mm high x 45mm wide

COLOUR - add 50%



LIVE MUSIC AND MORE… monthly guide - 100 poster sites, 1,000 brochure distribution, 1,000 downloads from Internet


LIVE MUSIC AND MORE… is a monthly publication which informs local residents and visitors about the thriving cultural scene in Swanage and surrounding districts. It is available in pubs, retailers and other public places too, and is available online to view and to download - free of charge..Low cost, instantly accessible information all in one place, targeted at exactly those people who are genuinely interested in Live Music and other live entertainment - via posters, flyers and the Internet, with easy accessibility for mobile phone users.

CIRCULATION: 100 poster sites, 1,000 downloads, at least 1,000 brochures distribution, many more copies printed off and put into hospitality welcome packs. Copies electronically distributed to official bodies such as Swanage & Purbeck Hospitality Association so that members can include copies in guests’ welcome packs. Circulated to TV, Radio, magazines, newspapers and many information websites

DEADLINE:  Events Listing is 12th of month for month following - by email to

RATE CARD: from April 2015 (first increase since 2011)

AUTHENTICITY Information is accepted only from Venues or from Artists and Organisers with Venues’ written permission.

EVENT LISTING £1.50: per line for events on all Posters and Brochures - text.

DISPLAY ADVERTS are booked up to 12 months in advance so please book well in advance.

All prices are for Black & White. Colour is available on Posters only for 50% extra.

£60 per month: Standard Display on Posters only 50mm high x 45mm wide

£40 per month: Standard Display on Brochures only 50mm high x 45mm wide

£150 per month: panel on Brochures only - size 150mm high x 90mm wide (equivalent to 6 x Standard Display on brochures)

Pre-payment not required - after order is agreed please await invoice and pay promptly.

CONTACT Editorial and Advertising: Steve Darrington on 01929 422338 (office hours only please); email 


Any donation no matter how large or small is always greatly appreciated. Thank you.

Swanage Blues is a trading name of Blues Roots, a not for profit company limited by guarantee to protect Swanage Blues funds.


Swanage Blues is a trading name of Blues Roots
Blues Roots is a company limited by guarantee registered in England 7270783.
Registered Office: Herston Cross House, 230 High Street, Swanage, Dorset BH19 2PQ

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