About the Magazines

The Listing is the Royston area’s community magazine, connecting your business with customers in Royston and the surrounding area with effective, affordable and targeted local advertising.

Each month, The Listing magazine reaches 17,300 households in the SG8 postcode area.

We publish TWO versions, which allows you to choose where to advertise, meaning that you can maximise your budget and target the area most relevant to your business:

The Listing, Royston reaches 7,800 households in Royston itself
The Listing, SG8 Villages reaches 9,500 households in the South Cambridgeshire and North Hertfordshire villages surrounding Royston.

We offer:

  • Affordable and effective advertising
  • Discounted rates for not-for-profit community groups and organisations
  • FREE of charge entries for all community based events in our ‘What’s On section’
  • FREE entry in our online business directory
  • Start-up packages for new businesses
  • Business Profiles
  • Door-to-door leaflet distribution to 17,300 households in the SG8 area
  • Advert design and artwork service

Contact us today to discuss your advertising requirements.


A local marketing campaign that combines both print and digital channels will ensure that your message has the most impact.

Alongside our magazine advertising, we offer advertising on our website, our social media channels and on our e-newsletter.

Find out more about our digital advertising options


We can also offer your business or organisation a range of marketing services, through our sister company, The Listing Marketing Company

  • Design
  • Print
  • Websites
  • Social media set up and management
  • Copywriting and content
  • Marketing support

Find out more about The Listing Marketing Company

Our articles

We invest in good quality, locally focused editorial, which is why our magazines mean so much to our readers!

The Listing is read and retained until the next magazine comes along.

“Loving Local Living” – community information and events

“Leisure” – eating, drinking and leisure time

“Professional” – Business to Business advertising,

“Wellbeing” – health, fitness and fashion

“Home & Garden” – tradespeople, soft furnishings, furniture and garden services

Whatever your business we will do our best to place your advert in a page within the magazine relevant to your business

We also publish our “What’s On…” events calendar and a Useful Numbers section.

We accept recruitment adverts throughout the year at our standard advertising rates.

We run our popular Wedding Feature in February and our Christmas Shopping feature in December.

Booking deadlines fall around 10th of each month.
See our upcoming booking deadlines