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The Chesil Magazine

is an independent, self-supporting monthly magazine run entirely by voluntary effort for the benefit of Abbotsbury, Langton Herring, Rodden, Fleet and Portesham.

It is full of very useful local information. together with articles written by local people and includes a Diary of regular meetings, what is going on and where.

To have your magazine delivered for an annual fee of just


please contact your local distributor below.



Rosemary Rees (871079)

22 Glebe Close, Abbotsbury

Advertising Manager:

David Wilson


Peter Begley (07972 216419))

Distribution Manager:

David Cox

Village Representatives:


Nigel Melville (871800)

14, Rodden Row


Anita Buckland (871751)

10, Front Street

Langton Herring

Peter Hughes (871708)

Lerret Cottage, Shop Lane

Rodden and Fleet:

David Cox, as above

Material submitted to the Editor is accepted on the understanding that the views expressed are those of the writer and are not necessarily endorsed by The Chesil Magazine. Material should be sent by email, paper material delivered to the Editor (see above) by the 14th of the month (and the 10th of the month every December).

Anonymous pieces must be discussed with the Editor, who reserves the right to reject, amend or shorten all material submitted.

Advertising in The Chesil and Charges

All matters should be addressed to the Advertising Manager (see above), please settle invoices within 30 days.

**New Submission Dates (Deadlines)**

14th of the month for both Magazine and Advertising (the 10th of any December).

Personal adverts: 30p per word, minimum charge £3.00 not boxed.

Size     1 month     3 months.    6 months     Year: B/W     Colour

 1/8          £5.00.       £14.00.      £27.00            £50.00    £75.00

   1/4        £10.00.       £28.00.      £54.00.           £100.00  £150.00

  1/2         £20.00        £55.00.      £107.00.         £200.00. £300.00

Charity Notices

Boxed notices for local charitable events of 1/8 page will normally be inserted without charge (commercial rates applyabrve that and should be sent to the editor). If space cannot be found, we will place the event in the diary.

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