Christmas and New Year

a snowy Mill Green Way (lane to CJS office) image: K Humphreys 2010
Banner reading: Happy Christmas and all the best for 2023 from The CJS Team. Banner is bookended with green decorated Christmas tree icons.

CJS Christmas card: a snowy tree lined lane with the text - Where will you go in 2023? Happy Christmas from the CJS Team

Details of CJS deadlines and publication dates over Christmas and New Year.

Office hours

Please remember we take our annual holidays over the Christmas period when there are few or no job vacancies around. The office will close on Tuesday 20 December 2022 and will re-open on Tuesday 3 January 2023.


The website will be updated up to and including Tuesday 20 December (last posting 3pm) and then again from Tuesday 3 January (not before noon). News, first updates will not be before  Wednesday 4 January.

CJS Weekly

The last copy of 2022 will be 16 December and the first of 2023 will be 6 January. There will be no copy published on 23 December or 30 December.

Subscriptions: To receive the 16 December edition you must subscribe before 3pm on Thursday 15 December. To receive the 6 January edition you must subscribe before 3pm Thursday 5 January.

Advertising: To advertise in the 16 December edition copy to be received before 4pm Thursday 15 December. To advertise in the 6 January edition copy to be received before 4pm Thursday 5 January.Submit your advert online here.

Volunteers: Please note that due to the size of the first few editions in January we are unable to guarantee inclusion in any specific edition. However, all ads will be published well before their closing dates and are included online at no charge on the volunteers page. Submit your copy here. Please consider CJS Focus on Volunteers, published 6 February. Information here.

CJS Professional

First edition of 2023 will be published on Thursday 12 January.  All adverts must be booked before 5pm Monday 9 January and copy to be received before 12 noon Tuesday 10 January.



Download your copy of the handy CJS Calendar complete with all the dates, deadlines for CJS publications plus information. (pdf)



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