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This local  magazine is the only  publication that donates all its profit back to the community. Over £30,000 to date

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The Editor

Patrick O"Donnell.

 Co Founder 

Co Founder

The Late Roma Zite 

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We have vacancies in our Magazine for businesses that are able to provide an Honest, Reliable, Professional service with value for money.
Three checkable references must be supplied and up to date proof of qualifications and insurance is essential.


Private InvestigatorsSolicitors/lawyers
Chartered Surveyors
Glaziers
Window Cleaners
Removal Services
House Sitters
Television Repairs
Education Tutors
White Goods Repairs
Furniture Repairs
Painter and Decorator
Sign Writers
Upholstery Repairs
Farriers
Beauty Therapist
Fire protection services
Roofers
Couriers
Florists
Car repairers
Will writers
Etc
12 months advertising on our website only £30.00
12 months advertising in our magazine from £80.00 
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To reach over 20,000 businesses and homes


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There are 6 other members of staff who are writers, designers and researchers.

WE EXPECT THOSE IN THE PUBLICATION AND ON THIS WEBSITE TO BE HONEST, RELIABLE AND PROFESSIONAL GIVING VALUE FOR MONEY. WE RESERVE WITHOUT PRIOR NOTICE THE RIGHT TO REMOVE ANY BUSINESS INFRINGING THESE PRINCIPLES. 

MOST PAGES ON THIS WEBSITE UPDATED EVERY DAY 

The founder of TRIED AND TRUSTED

RELIGIOUS

The latest  edition of the Tried and Trusted was distributed  in August 2017

Our magazine goes where it is wanted and appreciated, that is why it is also available from selected outlets in Barnet, Edgware, Kenton, Mill Hill, Potters Bar, Stanmore and South Mimms.  from 4 times a year to at least once a year 

The Tried and Trusted is published 4 times a year to reach over 20,000 businesses and homes in Hertsmere & adjacent areas.

distributed door to door into Aldenham, Borehamwood, Bushey, Elstree, Radlett, Shenley and London Colney


2 months advertising on our website from only £30.00
12 months advertising in our magazine from £100.00

      to reach 40,000 letterboxes

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            Studio/Office 020 8953 7132The Tried and Trusted magazine and website is the only truly independent MEDIA in the area 

Lawrence and David 

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of their trip
ABOUT THE MAGAZINE AND WEBSITE. Q AND A 


Q Who can advertise in this publication and the website

A. Any businesses that provide 3 checkable references and proof of qualifications and insurance

Q. Why are a few of the advertisers outside the area of physical distribution.

A. We could not find a business that we were happy to promote in the area

Q. How high are your standards.

A. We only promote businesses that are Honest, reliable, professional and value for money.

Q. If you get a complaint about a business what do you do.

A. We will investigate and if we do not get satisfaction from that trader we will remove them.

Q How you decide if the complaint is genuine.

A. In all cases where we have withdrawn a trader, there has been more than one complaint.

Q. Will any trader be allowed back in the magazine if they have been removed.

A. We never reinstate a trader who has been removed.

Q. If they provide evidence they have improved or there is a change of ownership.

A. Yes, we could reinstate only if there is a change of ownership, and for no other reason.

Q. Do traders approach you to advertise or do you ask them if they want to advertise.

A. They ask us but a few a members of the public or another advertiser will recommend them

Q. Do they have to pay to go on the website as well as the magazine.

A. If they are in the magazine entry onto the web site is free. Some are only on the web site.

Q. Is all the profit donated to local charities?

A. Yes including any fund raising activity that we sponsor.

Q. Do any private individuals make any donations?

A. The publisher uses his council salary to increase the donation pot.

Q. Can anybody else or has anybody else made donations to the magazine.

A. Indirectly yes at our donation party some will make a donation to the pot.

Q how many staff are involved in the magazine and website.

A. 5 permanent staff of which 4 are paid. Up to 10 who write or contribute, plus occasional writers.

Q. Are you looking for writers or other staff in the future?

A. Interested in all contributors and training younger staff for the future as 3 of us are over 70.

HUMOUR AND JOKES.

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Deadline for the next edition is the  

1st of November 2017

If they are not promoted in this magazine and web site we do not trust them to be honest, reliable professional and give value for money. We do not promote any business that we cannot trust  

DONATIONS MADE FROM THE £30,000 PLUS SINCE JANUARY 2012


OVER £30,000 has been given to over 30 Charities and good causes by the Tried and Trusted since 2012
All donations were made byTown or Borough Mayors and councilors. Since the autumn of 2015, the donation pot was boosted by the publisher's own council salary.
Among those that have received cheques from the Tried and trusted donation pot were Two Borehamwood Scout troops, Radlett guides, Shenley cubs, Brookside Boys club, Hertsmere children's drama and dance group, Ark disabled Drama group. Hertsmere Community Transport, Hertsmere Mencap, Hertsmere Children's Centre, Borehamwood Baptist church youth club and lift fund, Hertsmere junior chess club, Otters disabled swimming club, Borehamwood junior swimming club, 2 Borehamwood junior football clubs, Two local food banks, Toddlers park in Shenley, Shenley and Borehamwood Seniors citizens clubs, Bereaved families group, Gratitude, St Teresa's church hall, used by many charities FOC. The Elstree and Borehamwood Museum. The Hertsmere Mayors charities in 2016 to 2017, The Herts Air ambulance, Elstree and Borehamwood Defribulater campaign, Visually impaired club, The Elstree and Borehamwood Rotary Club, Rossington youth club. Peniwells disabled riding school Child safety campaign in Cowley Hill etc,
We thank the advertisers and the general public for using the services of the advertisers and supporting other events that we have organized either on our own or with other people or organizations.Our ongoing campaign supported by the Rotary club and Lawrence Stack for a blood pressure machine for the Edgware hospital Kidney unit. Lawrence will be outside 96 Shenley Road on Saturday 26th of August, Saturday 2nd of September and Saturday the 9th of September from 12 pm to 4 pm Please give what you can for this very worthwhile cause. Both Lawrence and myself traveled on 19 buses and one coach to Penzance and back to raise money for this endeavor.
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The Tried and Trusted is the only real local magazine in private hands that that reaches the places others fail to reach.
Published so that the local public will not be ripped off  by rogue traders 

A True story that damaged a man's reputation.

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