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Contact The Barnsley Chronicle using the departmental phone numbers and email addresses below. To write to the Barnsley Chronicle, send your letters to:

The Editor, Barnsley Chronicle, Church Street, Barnsley S70 2AS
or email

Please include your phone number, name and address. If your letter appears in print, these details may be omitted at the Editor’s discretion.

Advertising deadlines

Barnsley Chronicle

Section Booking Copy
ROP (Broadsheet) Wed 12 noon Wed 5pm
ROP Sports pages Wed 10am Wed 5pm
Classified Wed 5pm Wed 5pm
Property Wed 5pm Wed 5pm
Motors Wed 5pm Wed 5pm
Happy occasions Wed 5pm Wed 5pm
Obituaries Thurs 10am Thurs 10am
Memoriums etc Wed 5pm Wed 5pm

Barnsley Independent - Booking & copy Monday at 9.30am

PLEASE NOTE: The above deadlines change on the run up to bank holidays. Call 01226 734666 for more information.

Opening Hours

Mon, Tues & Thurs: 9pm – 5pm
Wed: 9pm – 5.30pm
Fri: 9pm – 4pm
Saturday: Closed


For general enquiries, contact our main switchboard on 01226 734734
  • Editorial
  • Sales & Advertising
  • Newsdesk 01226 734262 or 01226 734212
  • Andrew Harrod Editor 01226 734262
  • Stephanie Daley Assistant Editor 01226 734262
  • Doug O'Kane Sports Editor 01226 734257
  • Photographers 01226 734262
  • Ian Thompson Court Reporter / Assistant Editor 01226 734210
  • Lynsey Bradford Town Reporter 01226 734211
  • Gail Robinson Town Reporter
  • Nick Ward Town Reporter 01226 734273
  • Ashley Ball Dearne Reporter / Sport Reporter 01226 734261
  • Mike Cotton District News Editor 01226 734290
  • Ed Elliot Penistone Reporter 01226 734263
  • Helen Williams Hoyland Reporter 01226 734207
  • Alison Burkinshaw Royston Reporter 01226 734208
  • Oliver Dyson Wombwell Reporter 01226 734289
  • Alicia Clow Features Editor 01226 734209
  • Kath Parkin Memories 01226 734257
  • Advertising Enquiries 01226 734666
  • Sarah Hopton Advertising Manager 01226 734620
  • Rose Shaw Assistant Manager / Recruitment Advertising 01226 734624
  • Bev Wood Senior Telesales Executive / Property Advertising 01226 734621
  • Katharine Sunderland Telesales Executive 01226 734623
  • Vanessa Bartley Telesales Executive 01226 734603
  • Births, Marriages, Deaths 01226 734624
  • Public Notices 01226 734624
  • Subscriptions 01226 734734