The ONLY wholly independent newspaper serving Dartmoor, The Moorlander newspaper is highly regarded for its engaging mix of local news, inspiring features and outstanding photography that truly reflect the unique area of Dartmoor. We have built a reputation for highlighting local issues and campaigns that frequently catch the attention of the national papers.


Fascinating features & articles

The Moorlander newspaper brings together inspiring articles and features alongside brilliant photographs that truly reflect this unique area.

  • A unique view of Dartmoor life with Maggy Whitehouse, broadcaster on BBC Radio Devon.
  • Commentary from leading community figures including local politicians and Dartmoor National Park Authority, Mike Nendick.
  • Results & league tables from across the region in our extensive sports section.
  • Local Property section
  • Comprehensive Arts & Entertainment section including reviews, profiles and interviews with authors, artists and musicians.
  • Equine, Farming, Health and Beauty, Antiques & Collectibles, Green Issues

Our in-house graphic studio is able to redesign or amend your exisiting artwork and even design an entirely new concept at realistic rates. Please ask for details when booking your advertisement.

TO BOOK YOUR ADVERTISEMENT PLEASE CONTACT or call 07443 896264 / 07739 347023


The Moorlander is now on sale at OVER 450 OUTLETS throughout Dartmoor and beyond – AN INCREASE of 300% on 2017!

From the beginning of 2018, our distribution has extended further into Exeter and areas of Plymouth and all points north, south, east and west of Dartmoor as shown below providing advertisers with an even wider marketing platform than ever before.

In addition, complimentary copies are delivered to restaurants, cafés, hotels, doctors, dentists, vets and selected tourist attractions.

You will find us at your favourite village or community shop, local newsagents and convenience store, petrol stations and ALL major supermarkets in…

Alphington, Ashburton, Ashwater, Aylesbeare, Babbacombe, Beaworthy, Bishopsteignton, Bovey Tracey, Bow, Bridestowe, Brixham, Broadclyst, Broadhempston, Buckfast, Buckfastleigh, Callington,
Chagford, Cheriton Bishop, Christow, Chudleigh, Clyst Honiton, Crediton, Cullompton, Dartington,
Dawlish, Derriford, Devonport, Dittisham, Dobwalls, Dousland, Drewsteignton, Dunsford, Exbourne, Exeter, Exmouth, Exton, Exwick, Farringdon, Follaton, Goodrington Sands, Gunnislake, Halwill Junction, Harbertonford, Hatherleigh, Heavitree, Higher Ashton, Holsworthy, Horrabridge, Ilsington, Ivybridge, Kennford, Kenton, Kingsbridge, Kingswear, Landrake, Lapford, Launceston, Lewannick, Lewdown, Lifton, Liskeard, Liverton, Loddiswell, Looe, Lower Ashton, Lustleigh, Lympstone, Mary Tavy, Millbrook, Modbury, Morchard Bishop, Moretonhampstead, Newton Abbot, North Tawton, Okehampton, Paignton, Pinhoe, Plymouth, Plympton, Polperro, Postbridge, Princetown, Salcombe, Saltash, Sandford, Shiners Bridge, South Brent, South Zeal, Spithead, St.Germans, St.Giles on the Heath, St.Neot, Sticklepath, Stoke Canon, Stoke Climsland, Stoke Gabriel, Stoke in Teignhead, Tavistock, Tedburn St.Mary, Teignmouth, Thorverton, Tongue End, Topsham, Torpoint, Torquay, Totnes, Truro, Wadebridge, Wembury, Whimple, Whipton, Whitchurch, Whitstone, Widecombe-in-the-Moor, Willand, Woodbury, Yealmpton, Yelverton, Zeal Monachorum.

PLUS Exeter Airport, Exeter St.David’s Railway Station, Royal Devon & Exeter Hospital, Derriford Hospital, Plymouth and Torbay Hospital, Torquay.