On this page:
~ simply fill in the form, or email directly, as you prefer.
Before emailing us - please read on right - What we do - and what we don't
What we do - and what we don't
Do join us:
You can use this as a Folklife Membership form for FQ.
To join: £18 a year. Please send by BACS to:
Folklife, sort code 09-01-55, account 18675181.
or send us a £18 cheque to address on left.
EU £30. USA £36.
Then please email your name, postal address, & phone in the Your Message* section or email details directly, confirming that you have checked that the BACS payment has been taken from your account, or that the cheque is in the post. No email? please PRINT when writing.
You will receive 1 copy of 4 quarterly issues,
and for each issue you can send in
------ your folk listings, as in online DIRECTORY,
------ your folk news. Word limits apply: 200 words, more if advertising, see below.
(2) "info" gives details of deadlines, ad rates, & membership
☞ ● 1 Jan: 20 Nov
☞ ● 1 Apr: 20 Feb
☞ ● 1 Jul: 20 May
☞ ● 1 Oct: 20 Aug
Changes after Deadlines
Changes might be possible after deadline, conditions apply, see below:
- ADVERTS: changes can be made IF: same size / image-type (eg jpg) as originally sent
- ••• up to 1st of the month before publication, as advert layout is finalised on 2nd !
⇒ Do Join Us !
Your Membership Benefits
FQ by post
Free Editorial / Publicity, in print + online
• Festivals, Venues, Performers, Media, Services, Organisations, etc
• News & Reports,
• Listings: in Directory, with summary + Updates in FQ
• Festival Diary, Workshop Diary
No form needed
Posted : 1 year to 1 address £18
Reselling : 6 or more, less than 1/2 price!
√ post free 6 or more
√ by Clubs/Venues, Performers, Shops, & you
√ Buy @ £1.10, sell @ £2.50 .. minimum 6 copies
√ 6 or more copies can be bought on a quarterly basis (includes membership) so you can easily change quantities
X Sold as ordered - No returns
⇒ Word limits / Editorial
➊ Members' News
up to 200 words, for each news item;
more if advertising --
1/16 250 words; 1/8 275; 1/4 300; 1/2 350; A4 450
your Reports, Dates, Festival Info, CD Info.
➋ Folklife Traditions
Articles & news ~ word limits by arrangement.
Send News as plain email, or as RTF, or as Word.doc
See folklife-traditions.uk website
Using Word.docx ?
Using 'Word' Footnotes and Endnotes
For any notes: please use Endnotes.
Please do not use Footnotes.
How to convert Footnotes to Endnotes, see
⇒ Your Adverts in FQ
Ads : Costs (no VAT charged)
Ads : Sizes (A4)
'A4' - if you're not sure about page sizes - see our Guide to Page Sizes - A4, A5, etc, with examples, note these are A4-size pages, so not suitable for mobiles.
Ads : Ads must be emailed (image or text)
√ Colour ads: you are advised to send us a printout so we can check colours.
√ If B&W: pl convert colour to greyscale, & check that before sending.
√ Tiff √ Jpeg,
√ PDF as High-definition 300dpi, text 600 dpi, fonts embedded; if B&W ad, send only as greyscale.
? Word “.doc” is not an image, so can't be used directly
(3) links to"info" subpages