Britain Stronger In Europe's online campaign to get young people registered to vote in the UK's upcoming referendum has attracted criticism on social media and in the press.
Twitter has confirmed that it will drop multimedia from its 140-character word count and has announced it will make some direct tweets more public.
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Bellenden boss Mark Glover has been confirmed as the new chairman of the Association of Professional Political Consultants, taking over from incumbent Iain Anderson.
UK consumers will be urged to clear the patio and dust down the BBQ from next Monday as National BBQ week returns for its 20th year.
Porta Communications saw fee income rise 39 per cent to £26.9m in 2015 - with growth of 14 per cent on an organic basis - although it experienced a slowdown in some project work this year ahead of the EU referendum.
He is replacing Maggie FitzPatrick, who left the healthcare giant earlier this year, in the company's top communications role.
Finsbury and its WPP partner agency Hering Schuppener have been appointed to handle corporate comms around the proposed $62bn (£42.8bn) bid by German life sciences firm Bayer for American agrochemical giant Monsanto.
Bacardi Group has hired Ogilvy PR for a new Europe-wide consumer PR brief believed to be worth seven figures, following a four-way competitive pitch, PRWeek has learned.
Marketing spend on visual content is set to increase this year, according to a survey by the agency Lewis, which says companies need to "rely less on words and more on images".
Instinctif taken in by Rentplus, Lansons' health hire, VFS hires comms chief
The Chinese technology firm Huawei will kick off a major UK marcoms drive for its new premium P9 Android smartphone with a TV spot debuting during today's Britain's Got Talent live semi-final.
Founder of Strategic Public Relations Group moves on from APAC regional role at the network to become first Asian chair.
Erin Johnson "twisted the facts and distorted the context" of former JWT CEO Gustavo Martinez's behavior, say lawyers.
The WPP firm's European arm is providing comms support to the country on issues related to its participation in the Summer Olympic Games in Rio de Janeiro.
The firm credited her with growing its relationship with Netflix from project-based work to a global account.
The Government Communication Service has set out its priorities for the coming year in a plan that includes communicating economic and national security, as well as the benefits of staying in the EU.
Pan-European exchange Euronext, which had more than 1,300 listed issuers and is worth a total of more than €3tr (£2.3tr, $3.37tr) at the end of 2015, has appointed London's Montfort Communications as its UK strategic comms adviser.
Nissan has announced a restructure of its pan-European comms team, with several senior appointments and promotions alongside the transfer of corporate responsibility to the comms division.
Chinese airline calls on Rooster, Westminster Advisers hires from Energy UK, Nobu books VIP Worldwide and more from PRWeek UK.
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Forster Communications has launched a mental health toolkit for employers - with a special emphasis on the PR industry - following a joint commission from the charity Business in the Community, and Public Health England.
Pegasus, the UK's largest comms firm outside of London and second largest in healthcare nationally, has been acquired by FTSE 250-listed healthcare outsourcer UDG Healthcare.
Hull hires from London Mayor's office, Spider appointed by Typhoo, TopLine wins back recruiter and more from PRWeek UK.
BT's group director of corporate affairs, Michael Prescott, will leave the business later this year after nearly seven years at the company.
Sky's director of external comms, Robert Fraser, is to leave next month after more than 16 years with the company, PRWeek has learned.
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Clarence Mitchell, a man familiar to UK audiences as a former BBC royal correspondent and later spokesman for the family of disappeared child Madeleine McCann, has been appointed as a director at public affairs firm JBP.
Powerscourt has been hired to handle international comms for the upcoming $11bn (£7.6bn) IPO of Denmark's state-backed energy giant DONG Energy, which is expected to be among the biggest flotations in Europe this year.
Chicago, Dubai and London medical comms agency Choice Healthcare Solutions (CHS) has been acquired by Chime-owned OPEN Health and will become part of its Succinct operation.
Spencer Livermore appointed partner at Britain Thinks, QVC UK's new comms chief, easyCar Club appoints PHA Media and more from PRWeek UK.
It is the group's first acquisition since it was assembled in February under CEO Karen van Bergen.
Ruder Finn has hired Keith Hughes as the new head of its corporate practice and formalized its EVP of storytelling and media position with Rachel Spielman.
London and Edinburgh agency Charlotte Street Partners, whose board includes Roland Rudd and Scottish entrepreneur Sir Angus Grossart, is expanding into the healthcare and investor relations markets.