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Bleed

Bleed is a printing term that is used to describe a document which has images or elements that touch the edge of the page, extending beyond the trim edge and leaving no white margin. When a document has bleed, it must be printed on a larger sheet of paper and then trimmed down.

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Paper Sizes

The ISO system is based on three series:-

A paper sizes

For general printing and stationery.
A4 is usually used for business stationery, brochures, booklets etc.
A5 is commonly used for smaller items such as leaflets/flyers etc.
A6 is the international postcard size.

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How to find us

By Car.
From the M1: Leave M1 at Junction 36, and follow the brown ‘Elsecar Heritage’ signs.
From the Cortonwood Bypass: Leave the the bypass at Billy’s Hill Farm Shop and follow the brown ‘Elsecar Heritage’ signs.

By Public Transport.

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Enquiry Form

Want to send us your files? Use the Hightail File Transfer service.

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Raffle Ticket Order Form

You can send us a logo or graphics for your raffle ticket using our Hightail File Transfer page if you prefer.

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Artwork Guides

All files for printing should be print ready, if they are not you may incur an extra artwork charge.

Paper Sizes

Paper is normally specified as an ‘A’ or ‘B’ size, envelopes as a ‘C’ size.
Your standard A4 page is 210mm wide by 297mm tall.

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Send us your files

We use the Hightail file transfer service to securely transfer large files.

You can safely send us your files using this service.

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