PR vs Advertising: the results speak for themselves…

We’re not normally ones to boast but, wow, what a superb few months of press coverage we’ve achieved for our client, SimpleTax.

As part of our PR services, we regularly send detailed PR evaluations and analysis to our clients. We do this to show the financial value of the publicity we have secured for them.

From December to February, SimpleTax, an Oldham-based accountancy software firm, has been featured in a range of publications and media platforms, including the Metro.

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Client News: Real Housewives of Cheshire star Leanne Brown announced as patron of Tigerlily Trust

The Tigerlily Trust charity has announced its new patron – Real Housewives of Cheshire star, Leanne Brown.

Leanne, who hails from Barrow, will now act as ambassador for the charity in its work supporting bereaved parents who suffer the loss of their baby or child at any stage during pregnancy, following birth or later on in childhood.

Leanne’s personal experience of tragically losing three babies, combined with two close family member’s own losses, led to her involvement with the charity.

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Client News: PMD celebrates its seven year growth to become one of the biggest independent brokers in the UK

We know the press love a nice ‘good news’ story, especially when it’s about the growth and success of a local business. That’s exactly why we’ve enjoyed spreading the word about PMD’s phenomenal seven year success story.

The Oldham-based business finance firm recently celebrated its seven year anniversary, cementing itself as one of the biggest independent brokers in the UK.

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A trip down memory lane for our client coverage in the Southport Visiter newspaper

We love all things PR, here at Bloomin’ Creative. But we’re proud of our roots, and our roots are in journalism.

That’s why it was especially nostalgic when we issued a press release for our client, property firm Mason Lord, to the newspaper both our director Danielle AND our new staff copywriter Colette cut their teeth on – the Southport Visiter (yep, spelt with an ‘e’ not an ‘o’ thanks to its interesting heritage as one of the oldest local newspapers in Britain!)

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Client News – The Crossing Point Café goes for gold at prestigious national awards

We had a really, really, really proud moment recently. Our client, The Crossing Point Cafe, won the gold award for ‘Independent Café of the Year’ at the Café Life Awards.

It was such a fantastic achievement and absolutely well-deserved, as owners John and Renata Strange have worked so hard to make the popular Kirkby Lonsdale café the very best it can be, and the award is testament to that.

But it wasn’t just winning the gold award that was amazing (even though it was pretty darn brilliant) – but The Crossing Point Café was also the only eatery in Cumbria to be shortlisted at the prestigious awards. This meant they were proudly representing the region at the awards down in London – what a fabulous achievement!

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