Advertising Rates 2018

The Plain Truth is a subscription-only magazine, currently mailed FREE on request to readers in 80 countries across the globe, but with the majority of subscribers based in the UK.

The following prices are the current rates for The Plain Truth. If you wish to place advertising in The Plain Truth, please contact Denise Walker, Advertisement Manager on 01903 604338.
Email: denisewalker@cpo.org.uk.

The Plain Truth will only accept advertising and inserts for products and services it feels appropriate for its Christian audience and is at the discretion of the Editor.

A limit of a maximum of four inserts per issue in The Plain Truth is the policy of the magazine and The Plain Truth will avoid, where possible, carrying inserts which are clearly ‘in competition’ within the same issue of the magazine.

 

Advertising in The Plain Truth magazine

SIZE RATE
Full Page: Colour, non-bleed (270 x 182mm) £400
Full Page: Colour, with bleed (303 x 216mm) £400
Half Page Horizontal: Colour (133 x 182mm) £300
Half Page: Horizontal Colour, with bleed (133 x 216mm) £300
Full Page: Outside back cover, non-bleed (297 x 210mm) £500
Full Page: Outside back cover, with bleed (303 x 216mm) £500
Quarter Page: Colour (133 x 88mm) £200
Eighth Page: Colour (66 x 88mm) £100

Artwork should be supplied in PDF format, CMYK.

 

Inserts in The Plain Truth magazine

Charged at £55 per thousand for inserts not over 10grams. Each additional gram charged at an additional £5 per gram, per thousand inserts. All inserts should be delivered to our mailing house prior to printing.  Please ask for details on request.

Delivery of inserts to: CPO Ltd, Garcia Estate, Canterbury Road, Worthing, West Sussex BN13 1EH.

Tel: 01903 604338

 

CIRCULATION AND ARTWORK DETAILS

Currently with a 6,000 print run, with 12,000 readers’ ratio (2-1) plus the 2016 Readership Survey recorded that 52% of subscribers passed their copy onto a friend after reading. In addition, many copies are also used in schools, church house groups, libraries and retreat centres, so an estimated readership of the printed version is around 20,000. As from May 2018, with the re-launched website, pdf downloads are available and advertisers’ links will be uploaded. (Online advertising is also available – see below.)

 

ADVERTISING AND INSERTS SCHEDULE 2018

Spring/Summer 2018
Ad copy by 30 Apr 2018
Inserts delivery 05 May 2018

Autumn 2018
Ad copy by 30 Aug 2018
Inserts delivery 05 Sept 2018

Winter 2018/19
Ad copy by 20 Dec 2018
Inserts delivery 05 Jan 2019

(The magazine is printed and then distributed approximately two weeks after insert delivery dates.)

 

Advertising on The Plain Truth website

We have two sidebar slots available on our website for advertising.

Size: 264px x 264px

Period /cost for display:
1 month: £50
3 months: £120
6 months: £200

Recent advertisers include:Open Bible Trust · Practical Action · Friends of the Earth · The Bible Network · Bible Society · MAF · Tearfund · Barnabas Fund · Emmaus