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Electric cars : I can’t drive .. another BBC blunder

by on June 21, 2019

Scene : The BBC's Daily Political Show Friday 21st June 2019.

Has the BBC political programmes producers got another one wrong?

They were talking about electric cars. Big chunk of the programme given over to it. Out of the four panelist who were asked did they have a car - three said no, and two did not even drive.

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PR storm : Want quality free advertising? Tip : Talk really nicely to the BBC

PR storm : Want quality free advertising? Tip : Talk really nicely to the BBC

by on May 25, 2019

Blunder time once again at the BBC : The BBC has become embroiled in a political bias storm amid accusations it gifted free advertising to [more…]

Experiential … ‘All Aboard’ as world’s largest model bus arrives in Glasgow

Experiential … ‘All Aboard’ as world’s largest model bus arrives in Glasgow

by on October 29, 2018

MadeBrave uses giant ‘toy’ to drive change in customer perception

Creative brand and strategy agency, MadeBrave, delivered a first for Glasgow by unveiling the world’s largest ‘model’ bus in the city’s famous George Square. The ‘Bus-in-a-box’ experiential stunt was used as the launch pad for First Bus Scotland to announce the arrival of 75 new buses into the city.

MadeBrave were appointed in July as First Bus Scotland’s sole creative agency and produced this eye-catching, interactive display, to help the city’s largest bus operator engage with customers and get them on board the new buses, which include free WiFi and USB charging points.

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Comment : Is it time to rein in the nation’s broadcaster?

by on January 26, 2018

The BBC’s overt loathing for Donald Trump is clear for all to see and serves as a poignant reminder of the organisation’s inherent bias.

A bias that serves only to guide the organisation further and further down the path to irrelevance, says David Hardy. [more…]

Prolific North articles … Reckless, BBC, Creative Race, The Lead Agency, MediaCity UK

by on April 27, 2017

Glasgow’s BiP to open Manchester office

CreativeRace hires new Strategy Director from Jaywing [more…]

A new online platform for watching great stand up

by on November 16, 2016

NextUp, a brand new stand up comedy focussed online video on demand platform is delighted to announce its officially launch on 15th November 2016.  Hosting a wealth of recorded live stand-up content for those who love comedy and want more to see than a trip to their local comedy club can offer.

Many comedy lovers have found that with fewer acts generating DVDs, unless a tour comes directly to their hometown, they miss out on seeing shows they would love to see.

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“People whose influence across many spheres of London life is felt most keenly” / “The Progress 1000 ‘Newsmakers’ list”

“People whose influence across many spheres of London life is felt most keenly” / “The Progress 1000 ‘Newsmakers’ list”

by on September 8, 2016

The London Evening Standard has published its eagerly awaited Progress 1000 list, this year in partnership with Citi, and supported by Berkeley Group.

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Events : BBC Apprentice winner launches finale event for London’s young entrepreneurs

Events : BBC Apprentice winner launches finale event for London’s young entrepreneurs

by on August 12, 2016

A special ‘Dragon’s Den’ style competition held recently (10th August 2016), saw a group of young entrepreneurs pitch their business ideas in front of a panel of business leaders and major organisations.

There to launch the event and motivate the participants, was the first ever BBC Apprentice winner, Tim Campbell, MBE.[pictured]

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MPs are demanding details on BBC stars who earn more than Theresa May

MPs are demanding details on BBC stars who earn more than Theresa May

by on August 2, 2016

Damning report says there is 'no good reason' to hide pay of presenters and executives

  • MPs are demanding details on BBC stars who earn more than Theresa May
  • Report by Culture, Media and Sport found 'no good reason' to hide figures
  • But BBC says revealing stars' pay could lead to them being 'poached'
  • Among high earners are Gary Lineker, Tess Daley and Graham Norton

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A cracking Christmas : Branding with a big bang by Simply Crackers

A cracking Christmas : Branding with a big bang by Simply Crackers

by on July 21, 2016

Crackers are a fun, interactive and rewarding way to showcase a brand and reward customers or staff, especially over the festive season.

Simply Crackers provide bespoke branded Christmas crackers and work with businesses across the UK and Europe. Perfect for promotions, events and parties, crackers can be made to a company’s own design and branding requirements and include any gift of their choice.

Christmas cracker gifts can include high quality chocolates, jewellery and pens. Crackers can also be designed to include the company’s own products such as money off coupons, vouchers, trial size products or branded gifts such as keyrings, USB and magnets.

For more details visit http://www.simplycrackers.co.uk [more…]