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October Edition = 13th September
November Edition = 11th October
December Edition = 8th November
January Edition = 29th November

Advertising with us makes a difference to your local business


4,000 full colour glossy magazines are distributed door to door and through drop of points to residents of Forest Row and surrounding areas.


If asked to recall a brand or company name people are 70% more likely to remember a print ad than a digital advert.


When making a purchasing decision consumers trust print 82% over Search engine ads 61% or social media ads 43%.

A combination of print and digital marketing can improve a campaigns return on investment from 20 - 400%

Being a trusted part of the community for over 12 years, Forest Row Local can help your brand stand out. Your advertising also helps support small organisations and charities to get their message out, enabling them to provide help and assistance in the local community of Forest Row and surrounding villages.


Don't just take our word for it

Ashdown Park Hotel

“We have advertised with Forest Row Local for a number of years. Their customer service is second to none and the publication is an ideal way for us to engage with the local community.”

The Handyman

“I do a lot of business in Forest Row and the bulk of that business comes from customers who have seen my advert in Forest Row Local. I think most customers would prefer to deal with local tradesmen and Forest Row Local raises my profile with those customers”

Monica Brown

Chair. Forest Row Youth & Community Co Ltd

“As FRYACC & the charity ‘VENUe on The Green’ are in the process of closing down, their purpose fulfilled, can I just take this moment to thank you all for your support in giving us free publicity over the past 9 years. We started from nothing and no one knew us. It was the first introductory article you printed which made residents here aware that something new was about to begin and many readers over the years have told me how much they have appreciated the update of information along the way. Your little publication has been key to our success. Thank you!”

Objet D'art

“Being Picture Framers we cover a wide area with our service. Since advertising in Forest Row Local we have attracted numerous new customers from those areas, contributing to the continuing success of our business.”

Cat's Protection

Cats Protection has worked with Forest Row Local Community Magazine for some years now , as we are located so close to Forest Row, it’s really nice to be involved with the local community and to keep the residents informed of everything that is happening at the NCAC.

Helin Restaurant

“We have been advertising in Forest Row Local for over a year – even before we opened – and have had many customers who saw our adverts and booked to dine with us.  FRL has been a great help. Thank you.”

Recent Local & Business News

Explore historic High Weald landscape at Walking Festival this month

By Forest Row Local | 12/09/2019

Discover a beautiful, medieval landscape at the second High Weald Walking Festival taking place from 14 to 22 September, across East and West Sussex and Kent. The Festival walks are aimed at inspiring people to explore and enjoy the much-loved High Weald landscape, highlighting what is special about the Area of Outstanding Natural Beauty. Join knowledgeable…

September Edition Online

By Forest Row Local | 02/09/2019

The September Edition of Forest Row Local is now online, to view it use this link: We are now working on the October Edition – Deadline is 13th September. If you are organising or promoting an event happening in October, list it here: To advertise your event or business view our rates here:…

The Coolings Experience is Growing, award winning nursery group purchases a 4th garden centre

By Forest Row Local | 01/09/2019

Coolings Nurseries Ltd are pleased to announce the purchase of an additional garden centre, Wych Cross Garden Centre in Forest Row, East Sussex. This will join the family run group of 3 garden centres in Kent. Wych Cross was established over 50 years ago as a traditional nursery specialising in roses, and at the beginning…

Forest Row Cycle Hire Has Moved

By Forest Row Local | 01/09/2019

Lots more bikes, easier access, and no more troublesome gears. So we have now moved to our new open-air stand conveniently located directly outside the Community Centre so access is 24/7. The bikes will be different too as the old stock has been replaced by sturdier rental models, complete with hub brakes, simpler gears and…

Wealden District Council has declared a climate emergency

By Forest Row Local | 01/09/2019

Wealden District Council has declared a climate emergency and is embarking on a series of actions where it can make a difference. It is aiming to achieve net-zero carbon dioxide emissions by the Council and across the District by 2050 – and pursue efforts for an earlier date. “The picture has changed,” said Councillor Roy Galley,…


By Forest Row Local | 01/09/2019

East Sussex Hearing Resource Centre is a registered charity working in partnership with Adult Social Care to provide a no charge mobile information and advice service for Deaf, deafened and hard of hearing people living in East Sussex.  The vehicle, which is funded by the Big Lottery, is equipped to offer demonstrations of assistive equipment…


By Forest Row Local | 01/09/2019

The 1st Forest Row Scout Troop has grown so fast in recent months that it is now bursting at the seams with waiting lists for all the sections. It needs new volunteers prepared to commit just a couple of hours a week to ensure children in Forest Row can all participate in Scouting. Could that…

Local Economic Community: Value what we have got

By Forest Row Local | 01/09/2019

Mankind has always in some way lived a communal life. The simple nature of family life is an example of small community. People all over the world live close together whether it be in cities, towns, villages, living in clans, tribes or on farms, and where streets and areas become micro communities. That is the…

September Recipe: Cucumber & Avocado Soup Peanut Butter Gingerbread Men

By Forest Row Local | 01/09/2019

Start of a new month and a new season.  September can be a weird mix of sunny summer days and colder, autumnal days. So this month’s recipes will cover you for both! First up we have a summery soup. Quick, easy and packed with nutrients. Cucumber & Avocado Soup.  Serves 2 1 large avocado ½…

Binning Cartons, Burning Aluminium By Alex Volkers

By Forest Row Local | 01/09/2019

You may be aware that residents of Forest Row can no longer put food and drink cartons in their recycling bins. Cartons look like cardboard, so why can’t we recycle them? As explained by Green Councillor Patricia Patterson-Vanegas, ‘it’s the beginning of a very long story to do with the problem of waste’. While East…