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Published online for readers across the Meon Valley and those interested in regional news and views, our multi-channel approach provides our audience with the very best in local, relevant, progressive journalism.

Relevant
We provide our readers with independent news, commentary on politics, the environment, culture and sport, focused on those living in and around the local area.

Readable
Read and enjoyed by adults of all different ages, sex and social grades, you can be sure to have an impact choosing the Meon Valley Times as your advertising partner of choice.

Timely
Located in the heart of the Meon Valley community, we aim to be on the pulse when things happen, which is why we are repeated visited by thousands of local people each week.

Visible
All ad positions across the site have been developed to maximise your brand’s exposure, while ensuring that readers can consume both news and your brand’s messaging, without annoying pop-ups and interruptions.

Targeted
Unlike other news and advertising sources, we only carry news relevant to the area, which makes our audience extremely targeted to people who live and work here – ideal for results-focused advertising.

We have the largest social media following across the Meon Valley for local news!

Over 17.5k
Monthly Website Visitors*

Over 31.5k
Monthly Page Views*

Over 8.5k
Social Media Followers

*Audience snapshot taken between 24 January – 20 February 2024.

We offer a range of advertising solutions, to support both large and small businesses* reach our local audience, both on the Meon Valley Times website and through the range of our digital and social media channels. We can also offer creative production (subject to your requirements) with a service available free-of-charge to small business advertisers*. Contact Us today to discuss your requirements.

Total Website Coverage
Place your advertisement across the display sites on the Meon Valley Times website, and your message could get over 30,000 views per month. Incredible value for money!

Price: Contact us to discuss.


Headline Sponsor Leaderboards
Showing at the top of every page of the website, including the homepage, sponsor leaderboards are in a highly visible position and so are likely to be very sought after.

Price: Contact us to discuss.


Central News Banners
Sitting both at the start and at the end of each individual news article, as well as featuring regularly within the news listings, readers will capture sight of these advertisement as soon as they start reading.

Price: Contact us to discuss.


Square Mid Page Units (MPUs)
Positioned at top-right of the homepage and content pages (desktop view) or after the news and related articles (mobile view), these positions will display your message most prominently.

Price: Contact us to discuss.


Homepage Footer Banner
Appearing prominently on the homepage, this advertisement position appears just above the footer and is highly visible to website visitors. (We can also offer this as a single advertiser position.)

Price: Contact us to discuss.


Business Classified*
A classified page dedicated to small and local businesses*, supported by advertisements appearing across the website that run on rotation, to gain maximum interest in your product or service.

Price: £50 per month (excl. VAT).


Community Notices
Appearing within the Classified section, for public information sharing to the local community, be it an official announcement or planning notice, we can provide a dedicated position for your announcements.

Price: £85 per month (excl. VAT).


Content Page Sponsorship
Looking to benefit from being a dedicated page sponsor, with your advertisements appearing in Nostalgia, What’s On, Spotlight or Useful Contacts, then we can offered tailored page sponsorship to suit your requirements.

Price: Contact us to discuss.


What’s On Event Listings
Appearing within the What’s On section is free-of-charge for charity or not-for-profit community events. Click here to add your event.

All single dated events requiring a purchase, payment, fee or held for commercial gain, will incur a fixed charge, inclusive of an image, text and website link.

Price: £25 per event (excl. VAT).


*Small businesses are defines as employing less than 10 people and with no greater turnover than £500,000 per annum. Local businesses are defined as those registered or located within the Meon Valley (or immediate surrounding area) with a postcode starting with SO, PO or GU. Contact us to discuss your requirements.


Open to all Meon Valley Times advertisers. Why not supplement your online advertisements or sponsorship with a paid-for advertising feature or dedicated sponsored social post, delivered through our social medial channels? Contact us to discuss your individual requirements.

Sponsored Social Post
Looking to benefit from our large reach of local followers on Facebook, Twitter and Instagram, then we can support you with a dedicated promotional advertising feature, that includes content creation and boosted posting.

Price: From £295 (excl. VAT)


All advertising for small businesses, listing for 3-months or longer, includes the FREE creation of a simple static advertisement for use on the website or our social media channels.

Ad TypeDimensions AvailableFile/Creative Type (250Kb)DevicesCost (excl. VAT)
Headline Leaderboard – Banners728×90 px, 728×60 px, 728×30 pxGIF/JPEG/PNG – 250kbDesktop, Tablet, Mobile£ Enquire
Central News – Banners728×90 px, 728×60 px, 728×30 pxGIF/JPEG/PNG – 250kbDesktop, Tablet, Mobile£ Enquire
Square Mid-Page Units – MPUs300×250 pxGIF/JPEG/PNG – 250kbDesktop, Tablet, Mobile£ Enquire
Above Footer – Banners728×90 px, 728×60 px, 728×30 pxGIF/JPEG/PNG – 250kbDesktop, Tablet, Mobile£ Enquire
Business Classified* – MPUs300×250 pxGIF/JPEG/PNG – 250kbDesktop, Tablet, Mobile£50 per month
Community Notice
– MPUs & DMPUs
600×250 px, 300×250 pxGIF/JPEG/PNG – 250kbDesktop, Tablet, Mobile£85 per month
What’s On Event ListingsImage, Description & Venue detailsJPEG/PNG – 250kbDesktop, Tablet, Mobile£25 per event

Nb. All advertisers subject to the Meon Valley Times advertising terms & conditions. All ads to be paid-for prior to display.


Please Contact Us for more information on how the Meon Valley Times can support your organisation, large or small, to reach our amazing local audience.