About us

Our reach

Palatinate was founded in 1948 and is Durham’s official student newspaper

• Durham University has over 17,000 students and our paper is distributed across the 16 colleges

• We were named Best Publication at the Student Publication Association Awards 2018

• Our print edition is in full colour and is read across the city

• We are entirely run by students

• We print fortnightly during term time and publish regularly online


Online Advertising

The pricing structure for a banner advert (728 x 90) on our website is as follows:

  • £400 per month
  • £800 per term
  • £2,000 per year

Print Rates

The print edition of Palatinate/Indigo is published fortnightly and consists of 36 pages.

Full page: £990

Half page: £550

Quarter page: £300

Get in touch

If you would like to discuss advertising either in the newspaper or on our website, please do not hesitate to contact us. We are supported by a full-time marketing manager at Durham Students’ Union, and can offer advice on where your company would be best represented. Please direct all inquiries to

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