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WANTED: tantrums, tears and toddlers

Theme parks are a playground for PR stunts, from banning selfie sticks to preventing customers from wearing certain colours so they ‘don’t scare the animals‘ it’s easy and effective for raising awareness for a new attraction. Last week, it was the turn of Chessington World of Adventurers and the folks at FrankPR to pitch the story to the national news desks. Chessington was on the look out...

Oysters For The Price of a Freddo Bar, Happy Valentine’s Day

Morrison’s announced this week that in the build up to Valentine’s Day they’re selling oysters for 25p. Once reserved for Britain’s elite, the supermarket is offering the luxury treat for the price of a Freddo Bar – although I’m not sure what is more shocking. The usual price of an oyster can be anywhere from £1 to £5. To help buyers know what to do with their bargain oysters, Morrisons’...

Contactless Payment ‘Smart Benches’ Installed in London for World Cancer Day

To boost donations and drive awareness of World Cancer Day on the 4th February, Cancer Research installed ten Smart Benches across London. The activity was announced in partnership with smart cities business, Strawberry Energy, who created the world’s first contactless payment bench. The wi-fi enabled bench encourages members of the public to donate £2 to the charity. The new installations into Islington...

THE DOOR THAT ALWAYS SLAMS SHUT

If you’re not into football then the transfer deadline day closing on the 31st of January probably means nothing more to you than a line of code means to me. But this year it is different, Twitter got involved and made the whole experience more inclusive and interactive than ever before. The Murdoch-owned Sky Sports signed a deal with Twitter to live stream key stages of the final day, including the last hour...

It Is Christmas So Lets Get Battered

The humble Brussel Sprout isn’t the highlight of my Christmas, mushy, soggy and with a sour taste, I’m not sure how they sneak onto my plate each year! But a chain of London fish and chip shops have outdone themselves this Christmas introducing a deep friend Brussel sprout on to the menu. An east London favourite, Suttons and Sons announced their deep fried mince pies and Brussel sprouts at the start of...

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