Smoking Gun PR’s 2016 Almanac

the-world-almanac-and-book-of-facts-2016-9781600571992_hr So this is Christmas, and what have we done? Another year (almost) over, and a load of great new work for our wonderful clients about to begin. As is traditional when the festivities-proper get underway, here at the most ingenious public relations agency in Manchester we’ve spent the last couple of days reflecting on everything learnt from the last 12...

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Blagger’s Blog- Rupert returns, Boots vs ‘period poverty’, Facebook miracle

rupert_murdoch_2011_shankbone The Blagger’s Blog – a weekly roundup of media news, sans effort

Quote of the week

“The government cannot be allowed to ditch the vital second part of the Leveson inquiry, which would look at questions around unlawful or improper conduct within the Murdoch empire, at exactly the moment when Rupert Murdoch is attempting once again to strengthen his hold...

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PR expert thoughts: Brands can make 2017 better

Christmas tree farm in Iowa. All day long the radio is filled with seasonal songs and run downs of the best tracks from the best albums of another 12 months crammed with Best Ofs. The shops are rammed and overflowing with hints at the time of year, and there’s an entire TV channel dedicated to festive cheer. The evidence points to one truth- Christmas is here...

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