The Essential Surrey & SW London website is run by Sheengate Publishing Ltd. Sheengate publishes 11 free, monthly lifestyle magazines across 6 of England's top 10 richest boroughs: Berkshire, Richmond & Barnes, Guildford, Elmbridge, Surrey Downs and Wandsworth.

In total Sheengate delivers to over 219,100 AB1 homes. Please see below for information on magazine circulation plus advertising rates for both print and digital: 


  • Windsor, Maidenhead & Ascot: 32,000
  • Guildford/Woking/Farnham: 40,100
  • Surrey Downs Magazine: 34,000 
  • Elmbridge/Kingston Magazine: 37,000
  • Richmond/Barnes: 38,000
  • Wandsworth/Clapham: 38,000

To request advertising information from a member of the Sheengate Sales team please fill in the contact form below. This data will only be used to get in touch about advertsing across one of Sheengate's magazines and won't be shared with third parties under any circumstances.


Rate for insertion into one magazine


          1 INSERTION 

          4 INSERTIONS
    less 10%

         6 INSERTIONS
    less 15% 

          12 INSERTIONS
    less 20% 

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Group Advertising Discounts

2 magazines……………10% further discount
3 magazines……………15% further discount
4 magazines……………20% further discount

Special Positions (colour adverts)

Outside Back cover  £1,502
Inside Front cover    £1,444
Inside Back cover     £1,386


Limited availability of premium R/H advertorial positions (+10%)

Media Agencies

A 10% commission for new business introduced to the publishing house is offered to agents on agreement with the relevant Sales Managers. Please note all rates quoted by sales staff are in a NET format only and will be invoiced as this

Loose Inserts (by arrangement)

Cost per 1,000 (min. 20,000)  £TBA

Design & Production Charges

1/8 page  £80.00
1/4 page  £80.00
1/2 page  £100.00
1 page      £135.00

Payment Terms

Credit is subject to relevant company checks by our Accounts department and arrangements for pre payment will be made accordingly if required. All prices are quoted exclusive of VAT


All cancellations should be made in writing to the sales representative/management 6 weeks prior to copy deadline. Unfulfilled series discounts will be reclaimed at one insertion rate

See Artwork Specificiations ›


  • Leaderboard: £150/month (appears top of page)
  • MPU: £100/month (mid page unit)
  • Banner: £75/month (appears bottom of page)
  • Online Competitions with data capture: £150/month
  • Sponsored content: £100/500 words*

*A clients suitability for sponsored online content will depend on the services they provide. For more information about online sponsered content please ask a Sheengate sales representative

50% of the cost of all sponsered content and online competitions will be used towards promotion on social media

Sheengate offer a number of print/digital bundles at discounted rates, for more information please ask a member of the sales team

Please see our terms and conditions for payment terms and other information