Whole of Wales

Western Mail

As Wales’ only daily national title the Western Mail gives you fresh news and insight into all the issues affecting Wales and beyond.

You can find news, opinion, politics, sport, property and everything in between.

Circulation

17,146

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Average Issue Readership

58,908

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Day of Publication

Monday to Saturday

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Possibly Wales most iconic national publication and Wales' only daily national title, The Western Mail reaches the largest and the smallest communities across the principality.

The place to advertise

First with the views, topics and latest news affecting South Wales and Wales as a whole. Your brand needs an audience and we have the leading audience statistics for the area as part of Media Wales.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

Monthly unique browsers

3,638,333

Source: Omniture July-Dec 2016

Monthly page views

22,794,196

Source: Omniture July-Dec 2016

Wales Online

WalesOnline is THE place for news, views, jobs, business news and sport in Wales.

Winner, News Website of the Year, Wales Media Awards 2017;

Winner, News Website of the Year, Wales Media Awards 2015;

Highly commended, Digital Award, Regional Press Awards 2014;

Winner, Digital Award, Regional Press Awards 2014;

Highly commended, Website of the Year, Regional Press Awards 2013;   

Highly commended, Best Local/Regional News Site, Online Media Awards 2012.

Day of Publication

Walesonline

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WalesOnline is part of Media Wales, publisher of the Western Mail, South Wales Echo, Wales on Sunday, South Wales Evening Post, Carmarthen Journal, Llanelli Star and the seven Celtic weekly titles, offering you unique access to our audience across Wales, online and in print.  

The place to advertise

We offer unrivalled coverage of South Wales in print, online and via our social channels. Our varied platforms cover a wide range of topics from the latest news and sport to business in Wales, Health & Lifestyle, Education & Training, Country and Farming, Motoring and Welsh homes.

Why advertise online?

Apart from being awarded Winner, News Website of the Year, Wales Media Awards 2017, WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

Monthly unique browsers

3,638,330

Monthly page views

22,794,196

Wales on Sunday

Wales on Sunday is first for Welsh news sport, opinion and analysis.

With its brilliant 20-page sports pullout you can read all the action from our ‘on the pulse’ sports reporters as well as Wales-wide news, perfect for a Sunday.

Circulation

14,314

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Average Issue Readership

51,295

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Day of Publication

Sunday

Wales on Sunday

Early response

Wales only National Sunday title. a perfect summary of the week as a whole, great lifestyle and home features, and as always, the latest news and sport

The place to advertise

Wales on Sunday is about more than news coverage. It’s about building your business too. We have an innovative approach to contacting new prospects for you. So we can help devise a fully integrated marketing campaign, embracing press and online.

Why advertise online?

As media constantly changes we've taken it as a new way to engage customers and increase opportunities for advertisers. We've gone beyond a news website to offer a multimedia approach embracing website building, video technology, and digital marketing strategies. Whether you wish to reach a mass regional audience or target a niche segment we can work with you to place your brand in front of the right people at the right time in the right place.

Monthly unique browsers

3,638,333

Source: Omniture July-Dec 2016

Monthly page views

22,794,196

Source: Omniture July-Dec 2016

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Business in Wales

Business in Wales is aimed at reaching influential people in business across Wales’ diverse and vibrant business sectors.

The new-look tabloid magazine, printed on high quality newsprint with a glossy cover, is inserted into the Western Mail every quarter, delivering a wider and more attractive business audience.

Circulation

17,146

JICREG Nov 2016 (based on Western Mail Daily Readership & Circ.)

Day of Publication

Thursday

Early response

Building on the strength of the Western Mail, the Business in Wales magazine reaches an attractive business audience to ensure that your brand is put in front of those with purchasing power and responsibility.

The place to advertise

We are the definitive voice for Welsh Business and are looking to partner commercially with reputable businesses in Wales and place them as the voice of authority on their business category.

Why advertise online?

Business in Wales in enhanced by the largest commercial news site in Wales, Walesonline.co.uk, with over 3.6 million unique visitors per month, offering your business an unparalleled opportunity to reach an affluent, influential target market.

South & West Wales

South Wales Evening Post

The South Wales Evening Post, published six days a week, has been serving the local community for more than 120 years.

Its three editions cover the key locations of Swansea, Neath & Port Talbot, and Carmarthenshire, making it a great medium for reaching the South Wales community.

Circulation

22,572

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Average Issue Readership

63,762

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Day of Publication

Monday to Saturday

Early response

The latest Swansea news, views, what's on and lots more. Powered by the journalists of the South Wales Evening Post and WalesOnline.

The place to advertise

The South Wales Evening Post is about more than news coverage. It’s about building your business too. We have an innovative approach to contacting new prospects for you. So we can help devise a fully integrated marketing campaign, embracing press and online. We've gone beyond a news website to offer a multimedia approach embracing website building, video technology, and digital marketing strategies.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

Monthly unique browsers

3,638,333

Source: Omniture July-Dec 2016

Monthly page views

22,794,196

Source: Omniture July-Dec 2016

South Wales Echo

One of Wales most iconic and best loved publications – the South Wales Echo has been at the heart of news in the capital since 1884.

With the very best in news and views from across the city, the Echo promotes all that is good and great about Cardiff life and living.

Circulation

16,446

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Average Issue Readership

50,659

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Day of Publication

Monday to Saturday

Early response

With everything you need to live, work and play in Wales' buzzing capital city, you can get the best local insight, heart-warming real-life stories, unrivalled content on Cardiff city as well as a vibrant set of supplements out every day with the South Wales Echo.

The place to advertise

The South Wales Echo is about more than news coverage. It’s about building your business too. We have an innovative approach to contacting new prospects for you. So we can help devise a fully integrated marketing campaign, embracing press and online.

Why advertise online?

As media constantly changes we've taken it as a new way to engage customers and increase opportunities for advertisers. We've gone beyond a news website to offer a multimedia approach embracing website building, video technology, and digital marketing strategies.

Monthly unique browsers

3,638,333

Source: Omniture July-Dec 2016

Monthly page views

22,794,196

Source: Omniture July-Dec 2016

Carmarthen Journal

Serving Carmarthenshire for over 200 years..

Its four weekly editions cover the Town, Whitland & St Clears, Gwendraeth Valley, and Llandeilo & Llandovery, making it a great medium for reaching the Carmarthenshire community. Each edition reports on breaking local news, what’s on in the community, local sport, local entertainment, as well as jobs, motors and homes platforms.

PLUS a great seven-day TV guide.

Circulation

11,225

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Average Issue Readership

38,132

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Day of Publication

Wednesday

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The Carmarthen Journal is the best read newspaper in its circulation area, serving West Wales for 200 years. Its editions cover Carmarthen, Whitland & St Clears, Gwendraeth Valley, Llandeilo, Llandovery & Ammanford, and Cardigan, Llandysul & Lampeter.

The place to advertise

The Carmarthen Journal is the most reliable platform for reaching consumers across the Carmarthenshire area. Its passionate about local communities and promoting what's good and what's great about Carmarthenshire.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

Llanelli Star Series

Effective coverage of Llanelli, Llanelli Rural, Burry Port, Kidwelly, Pontarddulais and Gorseinon makes the Llanelli Star an excellent medium for reaching consumers in the local community.

The paper reports on breaking local news, what’s on in the community, local sport, local entertainment, as well as jobs, motors and homes platforms. PLUS a great seven-day TV guide.

Circulation

9,172

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Average Issue Readership

25,811

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Day of Publication

Wednesday

Early response

Founded in 1909 the Llanelli Star has established itself as the best read newspaper in its area. By focusing on truly local news and information it has forged itself a special place in the hearts of the community.

The place to advertise

A true community focussed publication with its heart set firmly at promoting what's good and what's great in its area. The Llanelli Star is the leading publication in its area and provides the perfect platform to reach consumers across South Carmarthenshire's vibrant communities.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

Glamorgan Gazette

From Maesteg in the West, across the Vale of Glamorgan and Bridgend itself, the Glamorgan Gazette is one of seven weekly newspapers that reach 22% of adults in the area 52 weeks of the year.

Each paper reports on breaking local news, what’s on in the community, local sport, local entertainment, as well as jobs, motors and homes platforms.

PLUS a great seven-day TV guide.

Circulation

7,297

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Average Issue Readership

28,126

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Day of Publication

Thursday

Glamorgangazette

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Powered by the journalists at Media Wales and Wales Online. From Porthcawl to Pontyclun, Ogmore and to Pontycymmer we are passionate about local news views and events. This weekly publication is all about what's great across the Vale of Glamorgan

The place to advertise

The Glamorgan Gazette is the most reliable platform for reaching across the Vale of Glamorgan and up to the foot of the South Wales Valleys. Its passionate about local communities and promoting what's good and what's great about living in The Vale.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

Pontypridd Observer

Covering the heart of the South Wales Valleys, the Pontypridd Observer Series (including Rhondda Leader) is one of seven weekly newspapers that reach 22% of adults in the area 52 weeks of the year.

Each paper reports on breaking local news, what’s on in the community, local sport, local entertainment, as well as jobs, motors and homes platforms.

PLUS a great seven-day TV guide.

Circulation

6,321

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Average Issue Readership

27,751

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Day of Publication

Thursday

Pontypridd Observer

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Powered by the journalists at Media Wales and Wales Online. From Treherbert to Treorchy to Beddau and Pontypridd itself we are passionate about local news views and events. This weekly publication is all about what's great in the Pontypridd and valleys communities.

The place to advertise

The Pontypridd Observer is the most reliable platform for reaching around the bustling Pontypridd and Valleys area. Its passionate about local communities and promoting what's good and what's great about valley life.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

Merthyr Express

From Vaynor and New Tredegar down to Treharris and Merthyr itself,  the Merthyr Express Series (including Rhymney Valley) is one of seven weekly newspapers that reach 22% of adults in the area 52 weeks of the year.

Each paper reports on breaking local news, what’s on in the community, local sport, local entertainment, as well as jobs, motors and homes platforms. PLUS a great seven-day TV guide.

Circulation

5,159

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Average Issue Readership

21,478

Source: JICREG Nov 2016

Day of Publication

Thursday

MerthyrExpress

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From Treharris to Vaynor to Bargoed and the busy town of Merthyr Tydfil and its surrounding area, we are passionate about local news views and events. This weekly publication is all about what's great in and around Merthyr and valleys communities.

The place to advertise

Powered by the journalists at Media Wales and Wales Online. The Merthyr Express is the most reliable platform for reaching our audience in and around Merthyr Tydfil and the bustling valleys area. Its passionate about local communities and promoting what's good and what's great about valley life.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

Cynon Valley Leader

Nestled neatly geographically between its sister titles the Pontypridd Observer and Merthyr Express the Cynon Valley Leader is one of seven weekly newspapers that reach 22% of adults in the area 52 weeks of the year.

Each paper reports on breaking local news, what’s on in the community, local sport, local entertainment, as well as jobs, motors and homes platforms.

PLUS a great seven-day TV guide.

Circulation

2,619

JICREG | Nov 2016

Average Issue Readership

10,980

JICREG | Nov 2016

Day of Publication

Thursday

CynonValley leader

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Powered by the journalists at Media Wales and Wales Online. The Cynon Valley Leader covers, Hirwaun, Aberdare, Cwmbach and their surrounding areas. We are passionate about local news views and events. This weekly publication is all about what's in the Cynon Valley area

The place to advertise

The Cynon Valley Leader is the most reliable platform for reaching across the Cynon Valley and sits at the heart of its communities. Its passionate about local projects and promoting what's good and what's great about living in in the Cynon Valley area.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

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Swansea Life Magazine

Fun, female, and above all fanatical about Swansea life.

Swansea Life’s high quality content, packaged in a glossy and easy to read format, inspires the reader and offers a snapshot of the latest fashion and beauty news, health and wellbeing, fantastic food and drink, and just about everything else that’s local.

Circulation

5,500

Day of Publication

Swansea Life

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Swansea Life is a quality, lifestyle and fashion orientated monthly glossy magazine focussing not only looking good and feeling great but providing great ideas for homes and living.

The place to advertise

Packed with advice on fashion, lifestyle, nights out, the social scene across the Swansea area and home living, this highly visual and attractive magazine demands attention! Apart from our regular reader subscriptions and vendor sales, Swansea Life is also distributed to key lifestyle business and venues across the area.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

WM Magazine

WM is a glossy, light, vibrant fashion and lifestyle magazine directed at the independent female.

Flirty and fun as well as family focused WM has something for everyone.

Circulation

21,830

Day of Publication

WM Mag Spring 2017

Early response

WM is first with fashion, beauty, bridal, entertainment, interiors and all things stylish. WM is a compelling, witty and confident glossy that delivers exactly what readers want on every single page.

The place to advertise

WM is aimed at the young-at-heart independent woman who is likely to be in a full-time professional job. She is interested in fashion, shopping and beauty and enjoys spending her disposable income on clothing, cosmetics, holidays, shoes, eating out, handbags and accessories. Selectively distributed to maximise a predominantly ABC1 female readership.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

Hitched

Hitched is a quality, glossy magazine published bi-annually, providing all the inspiration any couple could need to help create their perfect day.

Packed with advice on local venues, dresses, jewellery, photography, hen parties, honeymoons and a whole lot more.

‘Hitched’ is the go-to source for all things wedding!

Circulation

12,500

Day of Publication

Hitched Weddings Wales

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From dresses to nails, make up, cake makers, transport and what to buy for the bridesmaids, this is the "Go To" guide for all things wedding related from choosing your venue and theme to finding the right photographer.

The place to advertise

This handy "grab and go" guide is distributed to key businesses across South, East and West Wales sitting prominently with industry related businesses and venues of distinction.

Why advertise online?

WalesOnline is Wales' leading media company with unparalleled visitor traffic within the Welsh market. With over 3.6 million monthly visitors and almost 28 million page views per month, a rounded print and online ad campaign provides unbeatable brand exposure within South Wales and Wales as a whole.

Swansea Bay Business Life

The Swansea Bay Business Life Magazine is published Bi Monthly and distributed across the Swansea Bay Business Region.

It looks to champion the best of business in the region while covering national and international business issues from a local perspective.

Its in-depth features, interviews, columns and news analysis are read by directors and senior decision makers in the region’s business and public sector communities.

 

Circulation

5,500

Day of Publication

SBBL

Early response

Each edition is packed with inspirational stories and business figures who are making a real difference to the economy of this business region

The place to advertise

6,000 copies are distributed directly to senior business leaders and decision makers across the Swansea Bay Business Region.

Why advertise online?

Swansea Bay Business Life is enhanced by the largest commercial news site in Wales, Walesonline.co.uk, with over 3.6 million unique visitors per month, offering your business an unparalleled opportunity to reach an affluent, influential target market.