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News and blog posts from MCG

  1. optima

    UK’s largest specialist law firm appoints MCG

    The UK’s largest specialist multi-jurisdictional law firm, Optima Legal, has appointed MCG PR to handle its business communications programme as the firm continues to grow by acquisition.   Previously a division of DLA Piper, Bradford-based Optima Legal provides property, recovery and litigation services to the UK’s leading financial services organisations. The practice recently announced the

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  2. Bees for Action Aid

    Six hives a-humming for Action Aid

      Each year MCG makes a Christmas donation to charity. This year we’ve chosen Action Aid, a charity that works with poor and marginalised people to help eradicate poverty by overcoming the injustice and inequality that cause it. Our donation will go to a programme that provides women in Ghana with beehives and bee keeping

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  3. pride

    We’re outstanding

    Great clients and a supportive and fun-loving team make working at MCG a rewarding experience, but it’s always nice to be recognised for your achievements, so we were absolutely thrilled to be named Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy at the PRide Awards for Yorkshire and Lincolnshire.   The coveted award recognises work for clients, collaboration as

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  4. delmonte

    Man from Del Monte says yes to MCG

    Everyone from MCG will be certain of getting their five-a-day after being appointed to launch Del Monte frozen fruit in Spring/Summer 2009.   Launching initially with different punnets of fruit, two smoothie mixes and gorgeous pineapple Fruitsticks, Del Monte frozen fruit will be distributed through Denuo Foods Ltd and will compete in a category worth

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  5. rachel

    Rachel joins the team

    The latest recruit to the MCG team is Rachel Husband who joins as an Account Executive Rachel from Cardiff has ventured up North and put down her PR roots here at MCG. A recent Communication Studies MA graduate from the University of Leeds (we’re very proud of her because she just found out she got

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  6. scoot

    Scoot for it!

    ITV’s online business directory Scoot has commissioned MCG to handle PR for the launch of its new look and service package.   The re-launch of its online business directory (www.scoot.co.uk) is offering SMEs in the UK the opportunity to take advantage of a cost effective and exclusive way to advertise their business. Scoot’s customers are

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  7. streetshirts

    MCG wins Streetshirts.co.uk

    Leading custom T-shirt design website www.streetshirts.co.uk has appointed MCG to raise awareness of its unique service amongst fashion conscious youngsters. The cutting edge website allows customers to design their own garments online and have them printed and delivered within a couple of days.   MCG has been working with Streetshirts to show how the site can be

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  8. 13miles

    13 miles of teamwork

    Sporting various blisters and chafing in unfortunate places but tired and happy, the MCG running team – Sarah, Kyla, Joss, Christine and Becca – all successfully completed the Leeds Half Marathon at the beginning of September.   Weeks of training around the hills of north Leeds, paid off as the team slogged along the first

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  9. IMGP0425

    PRide in our work

    2008 has been a record breaking year so far for MCG. Yorkshire Business Insider placed the consultancy at number nine in its ranking of the top 50 PR consultancies in Yorkshire a jump into the top ten, something we are really proud of in our seventh year.   The news of our Insider ranking was

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  10. cb

    Joss and Claire join the team

    This summer MCG has welcomed two new members to its fast-growing team. Joss, an Irish Sociology graduate from Newcastle University brings skills and experience in marketing and design as well as an original and cheerful spirit.   Lancashire-born Public Relations graduate Claire, has crossed the Pennines to put down roots in Yorkshire. Claire has worked

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  11. yorkraces

    Going is good for MCG

    After six successful years of MCG going from strength to strength we decided to celebrate our anniversary in style with a night at York Races.   We put on our glad rags and sipped champagne while we put our racing knowledge to the test. With a mixture of luck and some good tips the team

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  12. hot

    Electrical beauty giant appoints MCG

    Electrical beauty giant, Helen of Troy has appointed MCG PR to promote electrical hair tools for top hair brands Sassoon and TONI&GUY as well as a wide range of electrical massage products for well-being specialist, Scholl.   The MCG team will be working closely with the women’s media and specialist hair and health media to

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