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FOREST ROW LOCAL
COMMUNITY MAGAZINE

Serving the Forest Row Community
and local Business for over 10 years

 

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Barker and Frank
Bespoke Care Company
Greenleaves Logo
JG Theatre Club
Mr Computing
D and S Mugridge
Yeowart Agricultural Logo
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Beautiful Gardens Design Studio
Copy Cats Logo
DMC Logo
GC Alarms Logo
Malcolm Mair Logo
Marcus Woodman Logo
Matt Davies Logo
Tupholme Cars Logo
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RL Computer Solutions
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Upcoming Deadline Dates

December Edition = 8th November
January Edition = 29th November
February Edition = 10th January
March Edition = 7th February
April Edition = 13th March

Advertising with us makes a difference to your local business

FOCUSED DISTRIBUTION

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

AD RECALL 70% HIGHER

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

82% TRUST IN PRINT

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

The Act of Remembrance in Wealden

By Forest Row Local | 05/11/2019

Remembrance Sunday events will be taking place throughout the District on 10 November. Wealden District Councillors will be paying tribute to those who died serving their country. Wealden’s Chairman, Councillor Pam Doodes, will be attending the morning ceremony and laying a wreath at Hailsham War Memorial. She will then attend the parade and afternoon service,…

Your Vote Matters, Don’t Lose It

By Forest Row Local | 04/11/2019

As part of our annual electoral canvass to ensure that everyone who is entitled to vote in Wealden can vote, we have sent Annual Enquiry letters to every household in the District. Where households have not responded to our Enquiry Forms, either online or by return of post, our canvassers will be making a doorstep…

ENERGY BALLS TWO WAYS & VEGAN RICE PUDDING

By Forest Row Local | 04/11/2019

Energy balls have got to be one of the easiest snacks to take on the go.  This is my current go to recipe – I prefer the chocolate flavor, but thought I’d give you the strawberry option too. ENERGY BALLS TWO WAYS 200g ground almonds 200g pitted Medjool dates 2 level tablespoons cashew butter 2…

Chailey School Vigil on Climate Change

By Forest Row Local | 04/11/2019

On a day of huge marches across the UK and the world against Climate Change, Chailey School wanted to show their collective support for this important issue.  Being a rural school, many students who would like to attend climate strikes would only be able to do so by travelling distances and so the Senior Student…

FOREST ROW TIP RETURNS TO LIFE

By Forest Row Local | 04/11/2019

As regular readers of Forest Row Local will know, a working group sponsored by the Parish Council has been working on a plan to re-open the Household Recycling Centre in the village which was closed by East Sussex County Council in 2018.  Anything connected with waste handling or recycling is a complex business, hedged about…

Help Us Create A Caring Community

By Forest Row Local | 04/11/2019

Crowborough & District Lions Club has been involved in our community for over 45 years helping local charitable and needy causes. We are active in the communities in and around Crowborough including Wadhurst, Mark Cross, Rotherfield, Jarvis Brook, and Groombridge. We help all ages from the young people where we liaise with local schools on…

La Belle Hélène: furiously funny French operatic fizz comes to East Grinstead

By Forest Row Local | 04/11/2019

In collaboration with Opera della Luna, the Lewes-based community company New Sussex Opera (NSO) stages one of the most sparkling works by Offenbach the French master of comic opera. He is most famous for composing the cancan, which appears in his first operetta, Orpheus in the Underworld. The show is touring Sussex – including the…

National Landscape Review findings welcomed

By Forest Row Local | 04/11/2019

The findings of the recently published independent review into England’s National Parks and Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (AONBs) have been welcomed by the High Weald AONB Partnership and the National Association for Areas of Outstanding Natural Beauty (NAAONB).  The Review recommends that AONBs should be strengthened with new purposes, powers and resources, and renamed…

News from Nus Ghani MP for Wealden

By Forest Row Local | 04/11/2019

Recently I supported a new campaign by the children’s charity Barnardo’s to recognise and tackle the impact of domestic abuse on the lives of young children and families. As the MP for Wealden, I am too familiar with distressing cases of domestic violence and over the years I have seen an increase in both the…

NEW INITIATIVES Coming soon to Forest Row

By Forest Row Local | 04/11/2019

Forest Row Men’s Shed Have you heard of a Men’s Shed?  Forest Row Parish Council are looking to bring one to the village. Men’s Sheds are community spaces for men to connect, converse and create. The activities are often similar to those of garden sheds, but for groups of men of all ages to enjoy…

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