BAND News, our newsletter, is published six times a year, in time for each school holiday and is emailed free of charge to all our member clubs and other childcare providers in and around Bristol. We also email it to local schools, libraries, Youth and Community Centres and City Councillors. The current circulation is 1000 copies. We also produce some hard copies which are available on request.
The newsletter contains sections on local and national childcare news, member clubs news, training opportunities, play news and ideas, management and funding, playwork job vacancies, local and national events and conferences in the fields of childcare and play.
If you’ve got an article you think would be good for our newsletter, or would like to write one, please get in touch– we’d love to hear from you.
The following charges apply for jobs & other advertisements in our newsletter and on our website:
• Not for Profit BAND Members Free
• Other BAND members £20
• Non BAND members £40
Payment is required by cheque payable to ‘BAND Ltd’ or via BACS: BAND Ltd, Sort code 30-94-80, Account no. 00971149, in advance of the adverts appearing.
We also accept advertising from statutory and commercial organisations.
BAND reserves the right to edit articles as appropriate.
Winter /Xmas (2016)
Articles Deadline: Wednesday 23rd November 2016
Inserts Deadline (for adverts):Wednesday 7th December 2016
Published (approx.) Monday 12th December 2016
Holiday & Month
|Articles Deadline||Mail-out date (published)|
|Spring Half term|
|Wed 11th Jan||Mon 30th Jan|
|Spring – Easter|
|Wed 8th Mar||Mon 27th Mar|
|Summer Half-term||Wed 26th April||Mon 15th May|
|Summer||Wed 21st June||Mon 10th|
|Autumn Half-term||Wed 20th Sept||Mon 9th Oct|
|Winter (Xmas)||Wed 15th Nov||Mon 4th Dec|