Established in 2005, Shilling Media Services offers a media sales service to publishers and event organisers. Proprietor Chris Shilling has over 28 years of highly successful media sales experience with Emap, CMS and Morton's Media, latterly as Commercial Manager of Emap's RAIL Group, responsible for a portfolio of periodicals, directories, conferences and exhibitions.

With particular skills in the areas of Transport, Events, Heritage and the Licensed Trade, Shilling Media offers unrivalled expertise in maximising advertising, exhibition and other commercial revenue streams across consumer and B2B disciplines alike. We offer the flexibility to work across a hugely diverse spectrum of projects, from weekend events to specialist monthlies to major international trade fairs.

Since 2005 we have successfully completed projects for:

EMAP Active Ltd
Key Publishing Ltd
Ian Allan Publishing
Warners Group Publications
Landor Publishing
Belvoir Castle Steam Festival
Warwick Folk Festival
Mack Brooks Exhibitions
Toy Price Guides
The Thames Gateway Forum

Current contracts include:


The UK's leading railway industry monthly, supported by quality editorial from leading writers. Launched in 1962, Modern Railways has remained essential reading for decision makers within the industry for over half a century.


Now Available - From the publishers of Modern Railways the indispensable, annual, hands-on review and directory of the rail industry. Just click on the tab above for details. Advertising and sponsorship bookings now being taken for the 2018 edition.

Copies of the 2017 Edition can be ordered on 01780 480404

RAILTEX 2017 Preview /Catalogue/Review

Exhibitors at the biggest event in the 2017 UK rail calendar are invited to raise awareness in the official show Preview, the official show Catalogue and online Review.


In association with Modern Railways Magazine, The Fourth Friday Club is a long established forum for executives from all sectors of the railway industry. Meetings are held, typically, four times per year. The January event includes the 'Golden Whistle Awards' and conference. The April event includes a Northern Railway Conference. The June event includes the Railway Industry Innovation Awards. The November event includes the 'Golden Spanner Awards' and conference. (Details at


Recently relaunched bi-monthly 32 page FREE magazine, spotlighting the best in pubs and live entertainment in the Peterborough/ South Lincs/ Rutland/ East Northants area
Events are listed free of charge - for display advertising rates, see dedicated page

For details of the above and advertising rates please click on the appropriate links at the top of this page or contact us now at SHILLING MEDIA SERVICES.

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Shilling Media Services
The Old National School
62 North Street, Bourne
Lincs. PE10 9AJ                    
United Kingdom

Tel/Fax:     +44 (0)1778 421550
Mobile:      07736 635916