Submissions

The Blue & White welcomes submissions from anyone, about any subject and in any style, although please bear in mind this is a football fanzine about Chester FC.

If you have an idea or want to send us an article, drawing or photo then either email us: info@theblueandwhitefanzine.co.uk or you can send us an article by post. In both cases please see the submission guidelines below.

Our online submission guidelines for articles are as follows:

  • Articles may be of any length. However, most articles we publish are one or two pages, either 400-500 words or 800- 1,000 words, but articles which are longer will be accepted if they are of sufficient quality.
  • Send submissions to info@theblueandwhitefanzine.co.uk
  • Please type ‘submission’ in the subject line of the email.
  • All submissions must be contained within the body of an email. Any email with an attachment will be deleted without being read.
  • Within the email please include your legal name, contact details, word count and a short, third person author bio of no more than one hundred words.
  • We aim to reply to all submissions as soon as possible. The Editors decision is final.
  • However, if an article is interesting, but could be improved, we will offer our ideas on improving the article.

Our postal submission guidelines for articles are as follows:

  • Articles may be of any length. However, most articles we publish are one or two pages, either 400-500 words or 800- 1,000 words, but articles which are longer will be accepted if they are of sufficient quality.
  • Please type the article.
  • Please enclose a covering letter with your legal name, contact details, word count and a short, third person author bio of no more than one hundred words.
  • Please enclose a stamped, addressed envelope with your article.
  • We aim to reply to all submissions as soon as possible. The Editors decision is final.
  • However, if an article is interesting, but could be improved, we will offer our ideas on improving the article.

Send submissions to:

The Editor,
The Blue & White,
Amcrol Ltd.
Unit 1, Rowleys Park,
Shotton, Deeside,
Flintshire
CH5 1QJ

Our submission guidlines for pictures and illustrations are as follows:

  • Pictures or illustrations can be of anything. However, please bear in mind this is a football fanzine about Chester FC.
  • Send submissions to info@theblueandwhitefanzine.co.uk or the address below.
  • Please type ‘submission’ in the subject line of the email.
  • When submitting images digitally, the file format should be a TIFF or HIGH QUALITY JPG, MAXIMUM SIZE OF A4. (29.7cm x 21cm) max-file size 10mb.
  • You can use programs like photoshop or GIMP to resize the images, though if your photos were taken on a digital camera, the raw file from the camera should be fine if taken at a medium/high setting.
  • We will accept Images bigger than 10mb burned onto a DVD, or CD and posted to the address below. Unfortunately we can not return these disks.
  • Please do not send original artwork (illustrations, paintings etc.) to us as we can’t return them, please scan them in and send them digitally.
  • Within the email please include your legal name, contact details and a short, third person author bio of no more than one hundred words.
  • We aim to reply to all submissions as soon as possible. The Editors decision is final.

Send hard copy submissions to:

The Editor,
The Blue & White,
Amcrol Ltd.
Unit 1, Rowleys Park,
Shotton, Deeside,
Flintshire
CH5 1QJ