Advertise With Us
Looking for ways to advertise in Bournemouth? We offer effective and competitively priced advertising on a range of digital, print and outdoor platforms. These can help you reach hundreds of thousands of people across the borough every week
BH Life magazine
86,000+ copies of the Council’s official residents’ magazine BH Life, is distributed quarterly to homes in the borough. With 94 per cent of those receiving it saying they read it, the magazine provides a high quality offer for advertisers.
Magazine advertising contact
- Chris Hill / Steve Leadbeater
- 01253 885777
450,000 page views per month. In February 2015 the site was ranked second in the UK for best user experience of all local authority websites by Sitemorse.
Advertising will be available shortly in 2 formats, consisting of a skyscraper and a footer banner on hundreds of pages across the site.
Digital advertising contact
Out of home
Lamp column banners
The Council carries advertising on more than 200 of its lighting columns. They are located along gateway routes into the borough and high footfall areas around the town centre. With Bournemouth receiving millions of visitors a year this represents an excellent opportunity to be highly visible.
Lamp column banner advertising contact
Town centre billboard
We have a 5metre x 3.5metre (non standard format) billboard available for advertising in the town centre. Situated on the busy Exeter Road, close to the brand new Hilton Hotel development, the billboard offers significant opportunities to view for advertisers.
Town centre billboard advertising contact
The Council has 31 roundabouts with 109 signs available to get your business noticed. They are in some of the busiest and most popular locations around Bournemouth.
Download our roundabout advertising media pack or sponsorship agreement for further information, or get in touch to find out more.
Roundabout advertising contact
Queen’s Park Golf Course
There are numerous opportunities for promoting your business around Queen’s Park Golf Course.
Welcoming 40,000 visitors each year, this public open space attracts 20,000 golfers, plus park users and football fans, who take advantage of the pleasant walk to AFC Bournemouth from Winton and Charminster to King’s Park.
Download our Queens Park Golf advertising media pack for further information, or get in touch to find out more.
Queens Park Golf Course advertising contact
Big Belly Solar Bins in Bournemouth’s Lower and Central Gardens
Put your business in front of hundreds of thousands of residents and visitors within Bournemouth’s famous Lower and Central Gardens. Big Belly Solar Bins have one advertising panel each side of the bin and space is available on a quarterly basis.
Big Belly solar bins advertising contact
The Council has banner advertising opportunities at 8 seafront bastions along our busy promenade. We have more than 6 million visitors a year, many of whom make a beeline for Bournemouth's glorious sands. The bastions offer excellent opportunities to view your message.
Seafront bastions advertising contact
We have some of the most heavily used toilets on the south coast. You can find unique opportunities for targeting hard to reach audiences as well as the family market.
Seafront toilets advertising contact
Wayfinder poster sites
Located throughout the town centre the Wayfinder navigational signs featuring poster sites are ideally located in our most heavily used pedestrian areas. They are visited by millions of people every year.
Wayfinder poster sites advertising contact
Car park poster sites
Poster sites and other advertising opportunities are available in Bournemouth’s busiest gateway car park Richmond Gardens used by day trippers, shoppers and commuters.
Car park poster sites enquiries
Hengistbury Head Land Train
Get your business name in front of 100,000 passengers each year! The Hengistbury Head land train attracts residents and visitors from far and wide, making it the perfect place to promote your business.
A4 Posters are secured into clip frames within each carriage – there are two posters per carriage. Prices start from only £20 per month.
Town Centre Floral Displays.
This summer presents an opportunity to sponsor the beautiful floral displays in the Town Centre. Advertise your business on our floral pedestals and displays which present a real visual opportunity to promote your business in high footfall areas.
Not found what you need? Get in touch
Please get in touch if we don’t currently offer an opportunity to suit you. We are happy to try and find alternative formats and platforms such as vehicles, car parks, location-based sites and more.
Contact us on 01202 454699 or firstname.lastname@example.org to discuss your needs further.
We welcome advertising enquiries from across industry and enterprise from local businesses to multi-nationals.
Our advertising governance policy offers opportunities to as broad a range of sectors as possible but does have a small number of restrictions in place in view of its values as a local authority.