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Havas Village Manchester creates Prolific North Live Social Newsroom

Havas Village Manchester has successfully brought the Social Newsroom to the inaugural Prolific North Live.   With over 2,000 attendees, 100 exhibitors, 60 company presentations, and 30 speakers, ProlificNorthLive  was the biggest ever gathering of media, marketing, PR and creative professionals outside of London. And there to cover it all was the Havas Social Newsroom, powered by Havas PR […]

Consumer PR study


  Companies are expected to step up where governments have failed. Transparency, sustainability, and a purpose beyond profit are more than popular catchphrases. They’re now bottom-line expectations for how larger businesses and brands are expected to operate, according to new research by Havas PR UK.   A new consumer PR study, “Project Superbrand: 10 Truths […]

Digital PR Tools

6 Valuable Digital PR Tools

There is a common misconception when it comes to finding valuable digital PR tools. The problem is that some people will not grasp the fact that digital PR and ‘traditional’ PR are one and the same. Social media should be viewed as channel, analytics as part of everyday evaluation. Only by accepting digital PR as […]

Greggs billboard

Greggs creates Fresh Billboard campaign

Residents of London’s trendy Shoreditch borough were given a tasty surprise this August, as Greggs freshly prepared – or rather, spray painted – tasty looking sandwiches on its very own Fresh Billboard. Proving that sandwiches can be ‘sexy’ (well – we can try!) – respected artist and designer Hammo added his contemporary graffiti designs to the Old […]

The Maplin 3D Hat featured on page 3 of The Times

Royal Ascot – Maplin Electronics PR Stunt

Thursday 19th June. Royal Ascot. Ladies Day. I am travelling to the venue in a white transit van with some precious cargo in the back. A hat, but not just any old hat, this is a hat that has taken endless hours to design and manufacture. This is a hat made by my client Maplin. […]