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Shouting about things is our bag, so this is where you can find what our clients have been up to, what's happening in our beautiful county of Shropshire, Team J&PR updates - and, of course, our PR and social media advice and tips!

What actually is PR?
13 May 2013
by Rebecca Dutton
A question we get asked a lot in our industry is ‘what actually is PR?’. It’s a good question because PR covers a wide spectrum – and it doesn’t stand for Press Release as some people think. So we are going to try and answer it – by telling you a little more about what we do……starting with what PR […]
by Rebecca Dutton
Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, Blogster, Instagram, Flickr, LinkedIn, MySpace, Mailchimp, YouTube, Google Plus…the list of social media networking sites is almost endless. And if you’re not making use of them for your business PR, you are missing out on an invaluable tool to market your product to old and new customers alike. The digital world is also essential for keeping your […]
by Rebecca Dutton
Nearly 18 months ago a North Wales fleet manager was left needing emergency surgery after suffering a heart attack at the age of just 34. But now Adrian Binnersley, who is originally from Wrexham, has scooped a national unsung hero award after being secretly nominated by his boss at Jolly Good Van Hire for his dedication to the company. And […]
by Rhea Alton
Finally taking the big step into the theatre world with a toddler in tow was a move I had wanted to make for a while – and my hand was forced when Theatre Severn announced Milkshake Live was heading to the stage, and every mum I knew in a five mile radius seemed to already have a ticket!! I have […]
by Rhea Alton
There are plenty of people who believe Valentines is another commercial day forcing people to spend money when there is no need. But I am of the opinion that Valentines is what you make it. For me it is one day of the year when my husband and I reminisce about the fun and romantic things we did on February […]
by Rhea Alton
Rebecca Dutton has recently returned from three years in Canada and finds the snow experience in the UK a little different from her experiences in Saskatchewan…. When the first snowflakes fell this year, I found myself feeling excited. It was like being a small child again, enjoying the magic of watching the world disappear under a white blanket. I haven’t […]
by Kirsty Smallman
Today I took an hour out of my day to be lathered in oil and wrapped in “cling film” before lying on a heated bed and covered in a warm duvet. Relaxing music on, lights dimmed and sleep. Perfect lunch hour – much better than an hour of hard-core exercise in the gym. Intrigued? Well that hour was spent having […]
by Rhea Alton
It is common knowledge among my friends that I am a fan of the musical genre….many birthdays have been spent in the big smoke with friends and family taking in another musical masterpiece and heading home raving about what we had seen. But now there is no need for me to travel to London to satisfy my need to watch […]