Graduate Communications Job | Smoking Gun

About Smoking Gun Have you ever dreamed of working in the comms industry? Are you passionate about news? Do you understand the true impact of social media? Would you love a career using your creativity every day? If so, read on… We are: Intelligent in everything we do Diligent and accountable Positive and friendly Creative and inventive Supportive and respectful...

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March 2018 in the Smoking Gun study

sgprcollage Talk about headline-grabbing times. This month has been all about battling arctic conditions, investigating spy stories plucked straight from the pages of Le Carre, and— for Smoking Gun at least— exceptional results on behalf of our beloved clients. Silentnight’s recent stunt at Manchester’s intu Trafford Centre is just one case in point. Our team helped the brand stage the first...

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Blagger’s Blog- Stephen Hawking, empty shoes, deep holes

Quote-of-the-Week-Hawking Weekly High This week there have been pro-gun control protests across the US, with students walking out of schools in a bid to try and promote change. Few stunts were more emotive than 7,000 empty pairs of shoes placed on the lawn of the Capitol Building in Washington, though; one for every child shot and killed in America since the...

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February 2018 in the Smoking Gun study

0283D4FC-ED67-43B4-B43B-93C6EC84C30E You wouldn’t think it had been the shortest month of the year, what with the amount of work coming out of this Manchester comms agency of late. Allow us to digress.    First up, we’re delighted to have received a new PR agency brief from Little Sports Coaching, with the client calling on our expertise in bagging earned media coverage to help...

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Brands wage war on use of plastics, but is it enough?

blueplanet2plactic1911c (1) This week, ASDA became the latest brand to sign up to fight the war against plastic. It announced plans to reduce the amount of plastic used in its packaging by 10 percent within 12 months. This includes eliminating the use of 5p plastic bags, plastic straws and plastic cups by the end of 2018. The supermarket giant has now joined...

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