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Disability News Service – connecting with disabled people 

Disability News Service is the UK’s only specialist disability news organisation. It is dedicated to providing news and information about issues that affect disabled people and their organisations.

Monthly figures from Google Analytics show had 86,040 users and 143,947 page views (in the month to 23/11/16).

The DNS website is the most trusted, up-to-date source of disability news in the UK.

Disability News Service reports on the latest UK news on:

• independent living

• employment, housing, education and transport

• campaigning

• benefits and poverty

• politics

• arts, culture and sport

Disability News Service audiences are:

• disabled people, their families and carers

• disability organisations

• social care, welfare rights and equality professionals

• politicians and mainstream media

• people interested in disability issues

Disability News Service is a leading opinion former on disability rights. Since its launch in 2009, it has regularly broken important stories, which have been picked up by national broadcasters, newspapers and magazines, and made headlines around the world.

All Disability News Service’s updates are tweeted and posted on Facebook, and its stories appear frequently on the first page of Google and other search engines.

Editor John Pring is a prominent figure in the disabled people’s community. He has unrivalled contacts among leading disabled figures and disabled people’s organisations, as well as an excellent reputation within the disability movement, and in the mainstream media.



AD BLOCK 728 x 90
Price: £275 per calendar month (PCM), on rotation
Position: Header, to the right hand side of the DNS logo
Availability: 1 position

AD BLOCK 300 x 250
Price: £275 PCM, on rotation
Position: Top of right-hand sidebar
Availability: 1 position

AD BLOCK 728 x 90
Price: £175 PCM, on rotation
Position: Home Page, below the fold. Three options: approximately halfway down the Home Page, two-thirds down the Home Page, or near the bottom of the Home Page
Availability: 3 positions

Booking Conditions: The adverts should be paid for in advance.
10% Discount: Six consecutive months booked and paid in advance. One-month rolling contract with a 30-days cancellation policy after six consecutive months.
15% Discount: 12 consecutive months booked and paid in advance. One-month rolling contract with a 30-days cancellation policy after 12 consecutive months.

Note: Advertising agencies will receive a 10% discount on top of current rates and discounts.


The artwork for adverts should be provided in JPEG format at the sizes booked, with a resolution of 72DPI, and must be in matte colours.

Note: DNS reserves the right to decline any artwork supplied for advertising purposes, if it feels the content is inappropriate, offensive, or may damage the accessibility, reputation or look of the website.

To find out more, and express your interest in advertising with Disability News Service, please email Richard Gresham at [email protected] or phone him on 07885 045315