News and blog posts from MCG

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    24 happy Christmas images

    24 happy Christmas images This year we have been celebrating the visual world through our photo blog Spot Colour 365, which can be found Since the beginning of December the blog has been transformed into an advent calendar and we are enjoying the challenge of finding a festive image every day. Every year we

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    MCG has best year yet at CIPR PRide Awards

    We’re pleased as punch with our haul from the annual CIPR PRide Awards, which showcases the best PR work being carried out across the UK regions and nations. The MCG team came away proudly clutching three Silver awards and one Gold from the Yorkshire and Lincolnshire region ceremony. We were awarded Gold for our work

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    Spooky stuff at MCG

    With Halloween turning into a bigger and bigger affair every year, we all decided to get into the spooky spirit and embrace the event fully.  Unfortunately no scary costumes this time…maybe next year. Starting off the week with a few horror stories and tales of random ghostly sightings, all of which are true I’m sure

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    thefoodpeople appoints MCG

    Our work with food industry clients has enabled us to collaborate with food trends and ideas company thefoodpeople on a number of occasions. So we were delighted when they approached us to help promote their trends forecasting service, Foodwatching. The team at thefoodpeople works on bespoke projects with manufacturers and retailers to advise on new

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    MCG wins sparkling new account

    MCG wins sparkling new account PR really isn’t all champagne and long lunches, but just for once, the stereotype has a grain of truth, because MCG has been appointed to handle media relations for, the sparkling wine specialist. MCG will be working with to raise awareness of its exclusive and distinctive champagnes and sparkling

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    Katy Hill for Heart Research

    MCG’s client Damart has supported Heart Research UK since 2007 with its Love Your Heart campaign, raising funds for the charity and also taking part in its Healthy Heart Awards, which aim to promote a heart-healthy lifestyle both at home and at work. This year Damart has created a Love your Heart vest-top for Valentine’s

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    MCG to boost profile for Premier Training International and Q8 Oils

    Holiday season is over and the start of September marks the addition of two new clients to MCG’s expanding portfolio. Health and fitness industry training provider Premier Training International has appointed MCG to raise awareness of its nationally accredited Active IQ qualifications. We will be working with Premier Training International to encourage people to choose

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  8. MCG in Yorkshire’s Top 10

    MCG was recognised as one of Yorkshire’s Top 10 PR consultancies in a survey by Yorkshire Business Insider recently. We’ve been steadily climbing the rankings each year and whilst it’s good to see our fee income is healthy, we were particularly happy to have been recognised by our peers as one of the top agencies

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    TaxAssist franchisees vote for MCG

    Nationwide franchise TaxAssist Accountants has appointed MCG to promote its network of more than 200 regional offices. The franchisor is the UK’s largest network of accountants and MCG will be working with the 185-strong group of franchisees to promote their individual businesses to local small business customers across the UK. The contract win follows a

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    Beverley Knight is Wearing it Pink with Damart and Breast Cancer Campaign

    MCG has secured soul singer, Beverley Knight to model this year’s fabulous limited edition, hot-pink cami from Damart. With all profits from the cami going to Breast Cancer Campaign, what better way to help a worthy cause while staying warm this winter. Beverley said: “Breast cancer is a disease that sadly affects a lot of

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    MCG expands young minds

    MCG has recently gone back to the classroom to offer a series of PR lectures to second year PR students at the prestigious Leeds Metropolitan University. Christine Mortimer and Rebecca Douglas both delivered guest lectures about professional services and fashion and beauty PR respectively. Rebecca said: “We have excellent links with the PR course at

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    Fancy a brew

    MCG PR has been shortlisted by industry bible PR Week as one of the best places to work in the industry. We were chosen from more than 100 entries as one of a handful of PR companies in the UK that create a great working environment for employees. Entrants are judged from their responses to

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