English Riviera Magazine

The local glossy magazine written for locals, by locals…

Advertise Your Business In English Riviera Magazine

English Riviera Magazine is written by residents for residents and published by highly experienced magazine professionals Anita Newcombe and Julian Rees who have over 35 years of delivering inspiration to readers and superb value to advertisers across the South West.

English Riviera Magazine is privately delivered to local homes directly through the door and we’ve been getting great feedback about this distribution model from our advertisers. Homes on our delivery route include Torquay, St Marychurch, Babbacombe, Livermead, Cockington, Paignton, Brixham, Galmpton and Kingswear.  They are also distributed to businesses throughout the area and there are local pickup points for people not on our delivery route.  English Riviera is now one of the biggest readership and fastest growing local magazines in Devon. Digital editions of the magazine are available free to all visitors to our website and feature links to both editorial and advertiser websites.

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Great Reasons to Advertise

To make more sales, increase revenues, highlight new products and services, increase profit, grow market share, compete with competitors, remind your customers that you’re still here, provide for your family, and many more…

Design Service

Design is free with English Riviera Magazine! Our design department will produce effective advertisements for your business that grab readers’ attention and move them to take positive action.

What Our Customers Say


Julie Brandon, Artizan Gallery

Artizan has been using the English Riviera Magazine for several years now, to help us successfully promote our business and programme of cultural events that we run. The magazine is content rich with regular features that align perfectly with our brand and ethos.

Bob Higginson, The Chartroom First Class Coffee Lounge

Out of all the advertising I do, this is the best.

James Twigger BSc(Hons) ACA, Director, Accounting4Everything

Advertising in The English Riviera Magazine has helped to raise our profile across Torbay and beyond.  As a new business, with a limited marketing budget, we have found it fantastic value for money, with no charge for design assistance, and been blown away with the number of enquiries it generates.

Richard Ward, Managing Director, Sandalwood Flooring

We have been using the Riviera Magazine for over two years now to promote the expansion of our service into the Bay area.  It has, without doubt been an unqualified success in bring our brand to the attention of both the commercial and domestic market in the locality.  Julian’s expertise, dedication and professionalism has been ever present and ensures that our company is well showcased within the publication

Daniel Darlow, Owner, Coastal Cleaning Services/Devon Leather Care

The quality of the magazine is a credit to you all, and the enquiries I have received from my adverts have all come to fruition because of that.  I look forward to another good year.

Tracey Waygood, Business Development Manager, Wollens

We have been advertising within the English Riviera Magazine since August 2013 and have always found working with Julian to be an easy experience. He is accommodating and creative and helps us to produce articles that are suitable for the audience. One recent article produced 3 leads from readers. You can’t beat that success!

Get in touch

If you’re looking to present your business to an affluent and engaged audience throughout Torbay contact us for more information either by filling out the contact form or directly via the details below.


Write to us at:
English Riviera Magazine
69 Davies Avenue
Paignton TQ4 7AW