The advertising sales for the 2014-15 Catalogue of Goods and Services is now closed. If you are interested in advertising in our 2015-16 edition please contact Richard Fox at Bow House Limited or contact the relevant Buyer at County Supplies. The rate card for 2014-15 is shown below for guidance. For a printed or PDF copy of the rate card please contact Richard Fox at Bow House.
252 x 185mm (vertical)
272 x 185mm (vertical)
Half page (horizontal)
112 x 185mm
132 x 185mm
Half page (vertical)
252 x 90mm
272 x 90mm
112 x 90mm
132 x 90mm
If you are an agency producing artwork on behalf of the advertiser please check with your client which measurements should apply. Any artwork that is supplied at the wrong size will be rejected. Bleed pages are not acceptable.
Mac format files are essential.
At least 300dpi.
Fully made up, ‘Package’ pages. Text, tints, and high resolution images in position.
Images must be placed and in CMYK mode.
You must stick to the sizes detailed above.
Bleed pages are not acceptable.
Convert all Pantones to CMYK or process (check logos created in FreeHand or Illustrator for Pantone colours). Black text must be 100% black rather than 4-colour (i.e. set the color setting to C=0, M=0, Y=0, K=100%).
At least 300 dpi TIF or EPS files in CMYK format. (Compressed files such as LZW are not acceptable). Please indicate if clipping paths have been used.
Must be PostScript and all fonts must be included with the artwork. TrueType fonts are NOT acceptable.
Ideally vector graphics created in Illustrator CS3 or earlier or Freehand 10. If this is not possible a high resolution scan (300dpi) will suffice.
FSC certified paper.
22,500 readership. Purchasers and specifiers in education, adult services, fire and police services, local government, community and voluntary organisations.
Hampshire, Dorset, Isle of Wight, Portsmouth, Southampton, West Berkshire.