Light up the sky with a dynamite PR campaign

Are your rockets ready to fly? Your sparklers ready to dazzle? Your bonfire ready to warm up a chilly November night? Yes? Great! But what about your PR campaign? Is that ready to sparkle and help your business soar? Or is it in danger of being a damp squib? The nights may well be getting […]

Pets in PR – Meet the Bloomin’ Creative office mascot, Poppy the cockapoo

Ever wondered what it’s like being ‘top dog’ at a PR agency? Well, wonder no more! Meet Poppy – the Bloomin’ Creative office mascot who certainly thinks she’s top dog at our Cumbria-based public relations consultancy. As featured on one of our all-time favourite PR websites, PR Moment, this is a day in the life […]

My 3 favourite Game of Thrones PR stunts

Winter came to the world of PR this month – and a number of companies fought to sit on the iron throne and be crowned the winner of the best Game of Thrones PR stunt. The creative stunts coincided with the brand new series, which launched on Monday 17 July.

4 tips to make your summer PR campaign sizzle

We’ve been enjoying the glorious weather in Cumbria this weekend, and it inspired us to write about our top tips to make your PR campaign sizzle this summer…

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 […]

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 […]

We reveal the perfect ingredients for success in the press at Marketing On The Menu

We love being based in the beautiful Lake District, but every now and again, it’s great to enjoy the bright lights of the big city! On Tuesday, we bid farewell to Cumbria and headed over to Manchester for Marketing On The Menu.

My 5 Favourite PR Stunts by Cumbria Businesses

A floating bedroom on Derwentwater, a Hollywood collaboration and a dog who welcomes guests to a popular Lake District hotel. Over the years, I’ve seen some superb PR stunts by businesses in Cumbria. They were creative, bold and imaginative. But not only that, they achieved impressive results due to the brilliant exposure in local and […]

4 Reasons to Fall in Love With PR this Valentine’s Day

Red roses, bottles of champagne, boxes of chocolates and fluffy teddy bears are everywhere, and every time you check your inbox, you’re being inundated with emails promoting deals for romantic escapes and candlelit dinners… Yep, it can only mean one thing – Valentine’s Day is just around the corner. February is the month of love, […]

Marketing & PR Room 101: Automatic DMs on Twitter

“Hi, thanks for the follow. Perhaps we can connect on LinkedIn, Facebook, Instagram and Pinterest too?” “Good afternoon, many thanks for following. This must mean you’re interested in hiring our sports facilities, can I please call you to discuss?” “Thanks for the follow – I would be delighted to offer you our PR services. Let’s […]