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  • Advertise

    Advertise with us Are you thinking about promoting your business within the Four Shires? Our glossy, go-to magazine for local news and information could be just the right place for your business to be seen in. Sold in W.H.Smiths, Marks and Spencer, Waitrose, supermarkets, village newsagents, and local farm...
  • Submissions

    Article submissions Being a local magazine, we are always happy to receive stories from those living in the area. This said however, having published the magazine since 1997 we have featured many of the famous stories already. Before contacting us with your transcript, we suggest that you familiarise yourself...
  • March 2016 issue

    The March 2016 issue of Four Shires Magazine is bursting with fantastic reads and features. We take you on a culinary journey; There’s everything from menu’s and recipes, coffee, beer and wine, to where your meat comes from locally and, of course, some comfort eating…Easter Eggs! May the force...
  • Meet the Team

     Jeremy Wilton – Editor A paragraph about who you are and what you do for the Magazine: Jeremy Wilton – Il Jeffe, Il Capo de Tutti Capo, and El Campesino – seriously, the boss… in a rural sort of way. If you were an animal which animal would you...
  • Where to find a copy of the magazine

    At The Four Shires magazine we are very proud to work with many local businesses and retail outlets who stock our montly, paid for glossy publication. You will find the latest issue of The Four Shires magazine in all good Newsagents, Village Shops and Post Offices, Whsmiths, Tesco’s, Sainsbury’s,...
  • Our History

    Established in 1997 The Four Shires enjoys a popular reputation for offering the very best in quality; both editorially and in marketing and promotion. The core distribution area for the magazine covers approximately 30 miles in diameter around Banbury, Oxfordshire. This takes in towns such as Bicester, Buckingham, Leamington...