#YuleLove Smoking Gun’s Christmas charity initiative for Wood Street Mission

CHRISTMAS MISSION FOR WOOD STREET

We’re delighted to announce the  novel approach we’ve taken to this year’s Christmas card. Proving our ingenius credentials again, we’ve created a Christmas card with a handy pop out picture frame, encouraging recipients to use it to take pictures of their favourite festive things. For each person that shares their picture tagged with #YuleLove, the...

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Smoking Gun strikes gold again at CIPR PRide NW awards

Screen Shot 2014-11-20 at 11.28.11   The Smoking Gun team stepped out in style last night at the CIPR PRide NW awards, the largest public relations and marketing awards in the region, held at Manchester’s prestigious Midland Hotel, resplendant with a Great Gatsby theme. Once again the competition was fierce, entries were at the highest ever level with over 1,100 submissions, and the finest in...

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July 2014 in the Smoking Gun PR study

photo Summer has got off to a wonderfully warm start, and things have been looking bright in our office too. Along with another significant new business win and a recruitment drive,  we’re also opening our own oasis of greenery overlooking Manchester’s famous skyline, making further staff investments, and scoring big for our favourite brands. As is tradition in our newsletter, though,...

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There’s only one way to decide…Pillow Fight!

Last Friday the Smoking Gun PR team hit the field at Lancashire County Cricket Club alongside a Hippo, a Duck and a giraffe called Lanky – average start to the weekend for this Manchester based PR agency. As official business partners of Lancashire County Cricket Club for 2014, Lancashire based Silentnight’s famous duo visited the Emirates Old Trafford stadium to...

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Foodbank benefits from Persil Washing Up Liquid

We recently donated over 60 bottles of Persil Washing Up Liquid to Salford Central Foodbank, which helps local people in need of everyday essentials such as food and household items. Salford Central Foodbank is part of The Trussell Trust’s UK foodbank network, which works in partnership with local churches and communities. Trussell Trust recently reported that foodbank usage has increased...

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