The Late Roma Zite
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.
The founder of TRIED AND TRUSTED
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
Studio/Office 020 8953 7132The Tried and Trusted magazine and website is the only truly independent MEDIA in the area
Lawrence and David
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A. In all cases where we have withdrawn a trader, there has been more than one complaint.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.
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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
OVER £30,000 has been given to over 30 Charities and good causes by the Tried and Trusted since 2012
All donations were made by Town 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. cause. Both Lawrence and the publisher of this magazine traveled on 19 buses and one coach to Penzance and back to raise money for this endeavor. We have almost reached our target of £1,500. We will have one more event to raise the remainder of the money required. This event will be an auction to be held in January details will be displayed here.
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