To reach out to a wide international readership of poetry, advertise your organisation or business in Poetry London.

Poetry London is available in good literary bookshops across the UK and abroad, and is sent directly to our subscribers.

If you are interested in reaching our audience, please consult the rates below and contact us on

The advertising deadlines for our Autumn 2022 and Spring 2023 issues are August 15 and December 15 respectively.

Quarter page (a)

186mm x 60mm (w x h)


Quarter page (b)

91mm x 120mm (w x h)


Half page

186mm x 120mm (w x h)


Full page

186mm x 251mm (w x h)



Below is a guide to the advert format and price per issue for Poetry London.

For information on circulation, please contact

SPACE – SIZE (w x h in mm): COST

Quarter page (a) – 186 x 60: £110
Quarter page (b) – 91 x 120: £110
Half page – 186 x 120: £220
Full page – 186 x 251: £400


Discounts are available for repeat bookings.


Please note that all print adverts must be black and white:

File formats: tiffs, jpgs (no compression), png or PDFs with fonts embedded. 300dpi, greyscale at the correct size. Include bleeds and crop-marks where relevant. Tints: reproduction quality of artwork supplied using tints less than 30% cannot be guaranteed.

If you are unsure about what format to send, please contact for advice.


Poetry London has limited space available for digital advertising in our email newsletters, which currently reach an audience of 4,900 subscribers.

Adverts should be supplied in the following format:

Image + text and link: 400 x 400 pixels; 40 words

Cost: £60

For further information about this, please contact


Poetry London can distribute leaflets in our mailings at a rate of £300 for 500 flyers.