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How to get The Oldie in the UK and overseas

Blog | Jun 18, 2020

Newsagents in Great Yarmouth, 1990 (Credit: Stew Dean)

Overseas readers

FREE DIGITAL EDITION for overseas subscribers

Throughout the duration of the pandemic, we are giving all overseas subscribers free access to the digital edition which normally costs £9. If you are an overseas subscriber in a country where the postal system is not functioning, we will also automatically extend your subscription by two print editions.

To claim free digital access, simply write to help@subscribe.theoldie.co.uk with your subscriber ID number which begins 0016 and/or your address. Please be patient because our subs bureau is under-manned.

If you’re not an overseas subscriber, you can buy a digital subscription by clicking on the link below and scrolling down that page to the ‘digital only’ option. Just £29.99 for 12 issues.


UK readers

If you're having difficulty buying The Oldie on the high street, you can read it online by going to www.pocketmags.com and entering The Oldie in the white search box. Then scroll down to SPECIAL ISSUES where you can order an individual copy. A single issue costs £2.99.

Or why not take out a subscription, and get 12 print issues for £45 - a saving of £12 - and a free Olde cartoon book with £7.95?

Simply click here: https://subscribe.theoldie.co.uk/the-oldie/OLDWEB20

Alternatively, if you want to cheer up your friends and relatives, you can buy one Oldie gift subscription for £12/£24 (overseas rate) OR three for £24! The only condition is that the recipient must not have been a subscriber since December 2018.

Simply go to www.oldiegiftsubs.co.uk