We are an independent online and print media that has been providing news updates, practical information, features and interviews about France in English since 2002.

We are subscriber-based although our monthly print publication, The Connexion newspaper, is also sold alongside the international daily press in 4,500+ French newsagents and travel hubs.

We specialise in France and issues that English-speakers face and are a leading resource for this community. Many of our readers own property, whether a main or second home, in France.

Our success is due to our readers and subscribers and we put them at the heart of what we do.


To view and download our rate card click:

The Connexion - Rate card

Advertising sales team:


Call Ian on +44 (0) 20 3002 0669

Call France +33 (0) 6 40 55 71 63


How we reach our audience:


35,000 monthly print run. On sale in 4,500 plus newsagents and supermarkets across France

23,500+ subscribers

Established: 2002. Published: Monthly

Our readership is English-speaking. Most readers own a home in France* or have a second home in the country or plan to move over shortly. They search contacts with English-speaking services or tailored products for expatriates.

*Source: Subscriber questionnaire. 96% of print subscribers own a home in France.

Our content: We provide a unique mixture of news, comment and practical/cultural information about France. Each edition has a long shelf-life - readers regularly contact us about articles in past editions and many file back copies for reference.

ONLINE: Updated daily

1,000,000+* Unique visitors a month to our website. Principally France, UK and US

*Source: Google Analytics


55,000+ subscribers to our daily newsletter (Monday - Friday inc)

58%+* Newsletter open rate

*Source: MailChimp. Industry average is 17%

Our marketing: The Connexion is strategically marketed to reach the widest possible English-speaking audience in France. We will take you and your business with us to English-speakers in France and those en route here.

Four ways to advertise with The Connexion

1. Online: Section Sponsorship

Contact us to discuss how to sponsor individual sections of our website

2. Display in Print

Adverts can contain images and logos as well as text and can run from one to 12 editions and in a full range of sizes. These are carried on the news and feature pages and are available in colour or black and white. Prices start from €168 HT (price per month assuming a 12 month contract)

3. Business Directory in print

Annual text only advertising aimed primarily at smaller businesses for example, electrician, plumber etc. Prices start from €165 HT for 12 editions / one year.

4. Classifieds in print

Text only advertisements for people looking to buy or sell items, for example, cars or furniture, or to place a job advertisement etc

Rates start from €1.50 HT per word, €10 HT for a photograph

To view and download our rate card please click The Connexion - Rate card