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Great Salkeld village FREE magazine - ‘The Craic*’ - issued quarterly in Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter.

(*Craic or crack is a term for fun, entertainment, and enjoyable conversation)

You can download back issues below…..

A Great Salkeld village free magazine, The Craic, is distributed to households in the village and available from Lazonby Co-op.

We’re delighted with the input from contributors. Also, we’d like to thank the advertisers for supporting the magazine.

Article, News or Update Submissions

  • If there is anything you would like to submit with a view to publication please email it to the COPY FILE (by clicking on the words COPY FILE you will go to a blank email to send). Please make sure to date the submission and give your own contact details.
  • We cannot guarantee that all copy received will be published - we will sometimes hold 0ver articles for future issues.
  • There is also a hard-copy letter box set up in the church for anyone wanting to submit typed or handwritten copy. All these submissions will need a date and a signature with your contact details.
  • The newsletter will be available to download from this website in PDF format once published and distributed to village households.


Promote your business or services to all the households in Great Salkeld and area by advertising in Craic

Local businesses are invited to advertise in Craic Magazine - issued quarterly.

  • Full page (interior) is 13.5 cm wide x 20cm deep  £50 per issue or £176 per year (4 issues)
  • 1/2 page (13.5 cm wide x 9.5 cm deep)   £25 per issue or £88 per year (4 issues)
  • 1/4 page (6.5 cm wide x 9.5 cm deep)   £15 per issue or £50 per year (4 issues)
  • Flyer inserts - your own A5 or folded A4 flier supplied to us to distribute in CRAIC - £20

To enquire or book adverts contact us ia:

Supplying your advert to Craic:

  • Adverts can be full colour.
  • Please send as a high resolution PDF file at the correct dimensions.
  • If you want to place an advert but need us to produce it for you there is a small fee to do this. £10 per advert. We would need the wording you want and a JPG in high resolution of any image or logo you want to include.
  • For flier inserts please contact as below for the dates by which you should get a flier to us for inclusion in a specific Craic issue.
  • Send your advert attached to an email to:

Missed an issue of CRAIC?  Don’t worry - you can download a back issue as a PDF: As each issue is published the previous issue will be made available here to download.

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 2015 Craic covers









Download CRAIC from these PDF links:

CRAIC 1 - Spring 2011 here
CRAIC 2 - Summer 2011 here
CRAIC 3 - Autumn 2011 here
CRAIC 4 - Winter 2012 here
CRAIC 5 - Spring 2012 here
CRAIC 6 - Summer 2012 here
CRAIC 7 - Autumn 2012 here
CRAIC 8 - Winter 2012 here
CRAIC 9 - Spring 2013 here
CRAIC 10 - Summer 2013 here
CRAIC 11 - Autumn 2013 here
CRAIC 12 - Winter 2013 CRAIC12
CRAIC 13 - Spring 2014 CRAIC 13
CRAIC 14 - Summer 2014 CRAIC 14
CRAIC 15 - Autumn 2014 CRAIC 15
CRAIC 16 - Winter 2014 CRAIC16
CRAIC 17 - Spring 2015 CRAIC 17
CRAIC 18 - Summer 2015 CRAIC 18 
CRAIC 19 - Summer 2015 CRAIC 19
CRAIC 20 - Winter 2015 CRAIC 20


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