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Watch: David Beckham's tattoos come to life in Unicef #ENDviolence film

Watch: David Beckham's tattoos come to life in Unicef #ENDviolence film

Video trickery makes David Beckham's tattoos appear to move in a new campaign film released by global children's charity UNICEF.

Watch: Age UK campaign highlights loneliness at Christmas

Watch: Age UK campaign highlights loneliness at Christmas

Age UK has launched its 2016 Christmas campaign, comprising two short films starring James Bolam and Miriam Margoyles.

Former PR for BBC and police in Northern Ireland dies in road accident

Former PR for BBC and police in Northern Ireland dies in road accident

Austin Hunter, a highly respected Northern Irish journalist and comms professional who worked for the BBC and the Police Service of Northern Ireland, has died aged 64.

Journalists and politicians languish in latest public trust index

Journalists and politicians languish in latest public trust index

When it comes to telling the truth, public trust in politicians has dropped over the past year, while journalists' credibility also remains unimpressive.

NSPCC and The Sun join forces to have 'sickening' bullying videos removed from social media

NSPCC and The Sun join forces to have 'sickening' bullying videos removed from social media

Children's charity the NSPCC and The Sun have launched #BlockTheBullying - a joint campaign that aims to remove videos on social media that show children being physically abused and bullied.

BrewDog's marketing plan for invading America: Don't change a thing

BrewDog's marketing plan for invading America: Don't change a thing

The upstart British brewer is sticking to its nonconformist roots as it enters the U.S. market. But there's one topic it won't touch.

Listen: PR 'drags off' new Lib Dem Richmond MP Sarah Olney during Talk Radio interview

Listen: PR 'drags off' new Lib Dem Richmond MP Sarah Olney during Talk Radio interview

An interview with Richmond's new Liberal Democrat MP Sarah Olney and broadcaster Julia Hartley-Brewer was halted by a member of her press team following questions about the EU Referendum and democracy.

Agencies join forces for 'world's first' global fintech PR network

Agencies join forces for 'world's first' global fintech PR network

Eight agencies specialising in financial technology PR, including one from the UK, have launched the Global Fintech PR Network.

FCA appoints agencies for £42m PPI compensation campaign

FCA appoints agencies for £42m PPI compensation campaign

The Financial Conduct Authority (FCA) is to launch a £42m campaign to remind customers of a two-year deadline for claiming compensation for mis-sold payment protection insurance (PPI), although it remains unclear whether external PR support will be sought.

Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre attacks 'insidious' press regulation ahead of update to Editors' Code

Daily Mail editor Paul Dacre attacks 'insidious' press regulation ahead of update to Editors' Code

Paul Dacre, Daily Mail editor and chairman of the Editors' Code of Practice, has attacked those who "insidiously conspire to manacle press freedom" ahead of the group's decision to consult on and update the Code.

Watch: Video for anti-hate crime campaign #BetterThanThat gets cross-party and celebrity support

Watch: Video for anti-hate crime campaign #BetterThanThat gets cross-party and celebrity support

APCO worked with the Polish Cultural Institute for the #BetterThanThat national anti-hate crime campaign, which included support from senior politicians including Theresa May, high-profile sports stars and several NGOs and community groups.

In brief: Golin's new digital head, Edelman expands UK team, Bite wins Pixoneye

Golin London appoints new head of digital, Edelman expands its corporate reputation division, Aurora adopts a new management structure, and more from PRWeek UK.

Brexit, Blair and Balls to the fore and the cyber-mafia: Predictions for 2017 from Edelman's Crystal Ball

Brexit, Blair and Balls to the fore and the cyber-mafia: Predictions for 2017 from Edelman's Crystal Ball

Rising prices and Brexit uncertainty, the political significance of 'Strictly' and the cyber-mafia were among predictions for 2017 made by an all-female panel chaired by Newsnight presenter Kirsty Wark, at Edelman's Crystal Ball yesterday (1 December).

Holders Mischief among finalists announced for Creative Shootout 2017

Holders Mischief among finalists announced for Creative Shootout 2017

Eight finalists have been named for Creative Shootout, the competition for the PR and marcoms industry, where contestants are given just hours to devise creative ideas for mental health charities Mind and Rethink Mental Illness.

Movember's PR strategy takes it beyond a month of moustache growing

Movember's PR strategy takes it beyond a month of moustache growing

The Movember Foundation, which encourages men to grow moustaches for charity during November, is branching out to highlight a wider variety of men's health issues throughout the year.

Watch: W Communications brings AR greetings card to life for the White House

Watch: W Communications brings AR greetings card to life for the White House

London-based PR firm W Communications has been appointed by animations studio Nexus to bring the White House's new augmented reality (AR) greetings card to life in the UK.

Text100 taps ex-FICO comms head Astle

Text100 taps ex-FICO comms head Astle

After leaving the credit score company, Astle boomerangs back to Text100 to help clients find solutions to different challenges posed by disruption, regulatory measures, and innovation.

Five campaigns we liked in November 2016: Vote for your favourite

Five campaigns we liked in November 2016: Vote for your favourite

Check out PRWeek UK's top PR and comms campaigns from November 2016 below, and vote in the poll below for your favourite.

Right-wing news site Breitbart 'declares war' on Kellogg's following advertising cull

Right-wing news site Breitbart 'declares war' on Kellogg's following advertising cull

Right-wing American news outlet Breitbart is urging its readers to boycott Kellogg's following the cereal company's decision to cease all advertising on the site.

Victoria Wright gets expanded MD role at Publicis Health UK

Victoria Wright gets expanded MD role at Publicis Health UK

Victoria Wright, general manager of Publicis-owned PR and medical education agency Publicis LifeBrands Resolute, has been given an expanded role overseeing three medical marcoms shops within the group's UK arm.

Analysis

John Lewis smashes its Twitter record with launch of joyful Christmas campaign

John Lewis smashes its Twitter record with launch of joyful Christmas campaign

Brexit: A buying opportunity for UK PR?

Brexit: A buying opportunity for UK PR?

Comms experts to Samsung: Pick up the pace

Comms experts to Samsung: Pick up the pace

Beyond pink: Why Breast Cancer Awareness Month is different this year

Beyond pink: Why Breast Cancer Awareness Month is different this year

Admitting to yourself you have a mental health problem is the biggest hurdle, but how do you know?

Admitting to yourself you have a mental health problem is the biggest hurdle, but how do you know?

Agencies rush to government contracts under new 'framework', but doubts remain

Agencies rush to government contracts under new 'framework', but doubts remain

Game-changer? PRCA to compel members to report their gender pay gap

Game-changer? PRCA to compel members to report their gender pay gap

The 'Hacks vs Flacks' survey: Obnoxious, mendacious & lazy - survey respondents sound off

The 'Hacks vs Flacks' survey: Obnoxious, mendacious & lazy - survey respondents sound off

The 'Hacks vs Flacks' survey: Journalists covet PR pay packets, but high levels of job satisfaction for both

The 'Hacks vs Flacks' survey: Journalists covet PR pay packets, but high levels of job satisfaction for both

The 'Hacks vs Flacks' survey: Journalists have a difficult job, say PRs, but their skills are waning

The 'Hacks vs Flacks' survey: Journalists have a difficult job, say PRs, but their skills are waning

The 'Hacks vs Flacks' survey: Half of PRs don't cut it, say journalists

The 'Hacks vs Flacks' survey: Half of PRs don't cut it, say journalists

Rio 2016: which sponsors won Gold and which stumbled at the 'sharing Olympics'?

Rio 2016: which sponsors won Gold and which stumbled at the 'sharing Olympics'?

Marketers reveal what's keeping them up at night about the Rio Olympics

Marketers reveal what's keeping them up at night about the Rio Olympics

UK PR fears Brexit but public affairs eyes opportunities

UK PR fears Brexit but public affairs eyes opportunities

Why Germany is a PR bright spot in Europe amid Brexit turmoil

Why Germany is a PR bright spot in Europe amid Brexit turmoil

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UK PR shops grow income and margins - but must adapt to keep momentum, says new report

UK PR shops grow income and margins - but must adapt to keep momentum, says new report

Gross income among the top 40 UK PR agencies grew 9.1 per cent in 2015 to £646.1m, says an upbeat new report that urges firms to develop content and branding skills in particular to maintain the positive momentum.

Fred Cook: 'PR needs more balls'

Fred Cook: 'PR needs more balls'

Cook offered simple advice for the coming five years in PR at the Institute of Public Relations Research Symposium in New York on Wednesday.

Revealed: pay packets of top UK PR agency chiefs. Whose grew by £1m in 2015?

Revealed: pay packets of top UK PR agency chiefs. Whose grew by £1m in 2015?

Finsbury was the UK PR agency with the highest-paid director in 2015, with total remuneration of the firm's best-paid director growing by £1m to almost £5.4m.

Remarkable Group buys property PR firm HardHat

Remarkable Group buys property PR firm HardHat

Integrated comms agency Remarkable Group has acquired property, energy and infrastructure consultancy HardHat for an undisclosed fee.

Bacardi names Starwood's K.C. Kavanagh as global comms chief

Bacardi names Starwood's K.C. Kavanagh as global comms chief

Kavanagh is departing Starwood Hotels & Resorts after 18 years. She will replace Jim Gallagher as Bacardi's global communications leader.

Kaper MD McCafferty: Accenture deal means 'bigger, better and more exciting opportunities'

Kaper MD McCafferty: Accenture deal means 'bigger, better and more exciting opportunities'

PR agency Kaper will operate as 'business as usual' in the short term under new owner Accenture, with increased digital capabilities and more integration with sister agencies expected in the future, Kaper MD Chris McCafferty has told PRWeek.

Tulchan hires ex-David Cameron press secretary Graeme Wilson; David Shriver departs agency

Tulchan hires ex-David Cameron press secretary Graeme Wilson; David Shriver departs agency

Tulchan Communications has hired David Cameron's former press secretary Graeme Wilson as a partner in the firm.

Kaper owner Karmarama to sell to Accenture

Kaper owner Karmarama to sell to Accenture

The owner of Karmarama is in talks to sell a stake or the entire shareholding in the creative agency, Campaign can reveal.

Havas creates group chairman roles to align creative and media

Havas creates group chairman roles to align creative and media

Havas is bringing together its creative and media divisions with a group chairman role for each of its four major regions.

British Triathlon signs up The Playbook to fire starting gun on recruitment campaign

British Triathlon signs up The Playbook to fire starting gun on recruitment campaign

British Triathlon, the national governing body for Triathlon, Aquathlon and Duathlon in Britain, has hired Hanover's creative agency The Playbook for a project to encourage more people to get involved in the sport.

Chinese fund management giant Harvest hires Peregrine to a new global brief

Chinese fund management giant Harvest hires Peregrine to a new global brief

Harvest Fund Management, one of China's largest fund managers that oversees investments worth $100bn, has hired Peregrine Communications to a new global account.

Golin teams with Ruskin & Hunt to roll out Golin Belgrade

Golin teams with Ruskin & Hunt to roll out Golin Belgrade

Djordje Odavic will serve as executive director of the shop.

Hyatt Hotels global comms VP Candace Mueller departs

Hyatt Hotels global comms VP Candace Mueller departs

Mueller, a PepsiCo veteran, exited the role after one year.