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Movers and Groovers : British American Tobacco, Andrew Grey, Crispin Turner, Goodyear Dunlop UK & Ireland

by Will Corry on August 30, 2014

Our new appointments spot called Movers and Groovers is going from strength to strength. Your story reaches over 35,000 marketing decision makers and influencers. Get it loaded today!

Please send your release to Will Corry will@themarketingblog.co.uk

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Pointers on finding property to rent in London

by Will Corry on August 24, 2014

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The final chapter or a new leaf for UK book stores? / Natasha Evans, analyst, Pragma

by Assistant Editor on August 21, 2014

By Natasha Evans, analyst, @Pragmauk– a St Ives Group company

The new Foyles flagship store was unveiled on London’s Charing Cross Road in July, in the iconic former Central Saint Martin’s building. With customers hailing it ‘the future of the modern bookstore’, I decided it was time to see the store for myself.

I visited the store with trepidation that it might have lost some of Foyles’ charm in the quest for modernisation, whilst simultaneously compromising the quirkiness of the original Saint Martin's building. Whilst this fear wasn't unfounded, the store is big, bright and has irrefutably thrown Foyles into the 21st Century.

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500 writers and editors reveal what they look for in a pitch

by Will Corry on August 21, 2014

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Euronews brings 24 hour world news coverage to TVPlayer / Simplestream

by Will Corry on August 19, 2014

@TVPlayer has signed a major licensing agreement making Euronews now available to its viewers in the UK

Lyon, France, August 19th 2014 Euronews, @euronews the most-watched news channel in Europe, has now launched on leading live TV streaming service, TVPlayer.

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“We have submitted a talk for SXSW conference and we need 1000s of votes to get in” / Dan Machen and Felix Morgan, HeyHuman

by Will Corry on August 15, 2014

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Dads now want credit for changing nappies, making dinner and consoling heartbroken teens

by Will Corry on August 14, 2014

Dads Are Hot Again: Dove's New Campaign Shows What Dads Really Do | Enjoy - Really Fresh 'Social Business' News | Scoop.it

Dove Men+Care’s digital campaign for Father’s Day riffs off the idea that dads are sick of their Ward Cleaver image and want credit for changing nappies, making dinner and consoling heartbroken teens. But this creative isn’t all touchy-feely—it’s based on some hard data.

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Raindance Film Festival announces BFI, Telegraph Media Group and The May Fair Hotel as official partners for its 22nd year

by KSimpson on August 12, 2014

Raindance Film Festival today announced three new partnerships for the 22nd edition of the festival, which takes place from the 24th September – 5th October 2014 in London.

Europe’s leading independent film festival will receive funding from the British Film Institute as it recognises Raindance’s continued commitment to supporting and celebrating the work of the independent film industry. [more…]

Results / Is time running out for Richard Glynn at Ladbrokes?

by Will Corry on August 12, 2014

Not much of a Glorious Twelfth for Richard Glynn at Ladbrokes. The chief executive was shooting for interims that proved his turnaround plans were paying off but today's results - which show first half pre-tax profits have halved - could put him in the firing line instead. Via City Briefing at The Telegraph [more…]