PRCA Awards – Giants vs Minnows

Tonight our Strings is shortlisted as PRCA Agency Head of the Year. We've had a quick look at the competition, and it feels a little bit like an FA Cup Minnows versus Giant draw. We have:- The might of Colin Byrne UK & European CEO of Weber...

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So The Judges Decided…

... that we were best new consultancy at the PR Week Awards. A night of much hilarity was had, even before we won. Nick was repaid for his gag last year of changing Mandy's name to Pooring in the brochure. This year he became "Storkon", and...

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PR Week Awards Best Newcomer?

We had a few comments about our PR Week Awards Blog saying that it felt like we didn't think we were worthy of winning Best Newcomer - Au contraire. Of course we think we'd be worthy winners given what we've achieved this year (we'll give you...

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The Big City Tour

To much disappointment on the Cadbury Spots v Stripes team (who had started to think they were on a Motley Crew style rock and roll tour) the Spots v Stripes Big City Tour went out with a bang in Birmingham the other week. What fun we’ve...

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PR Week Awards On Tuesday

So Tuesday sees us at the PR Week Awards, where we're lucky enough to be up for a couple of Awards, including Best Newcomer. We've had a quick look at the competition and what's interesting is that the new breed of Digital PR Agency is...

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We Love Festival's

Very beautifully shot. Although this romantic notion, is only possible once festival season has finished and the smell of toilets has gone from your nostrils, the feeling of being so tired you can cry has dissolved, and the dirt has been scrubbed away, leaving you...

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Labour of love

So after what has been a large grey patch in politics on the red side, we’ve found ourselves some drama! It seemed the time had come for David Milliband to claim Labour’s throne. Here was a man who had charmed his way into the heart of...

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7 Days

It dawned on us that 7 Days has created a new type of docu-soap, using social media not only to report and build rapport but also to influence the Programme. We can't remember a series where real time media has actually been embraced by the...

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