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Watch: 45ft mural marks re-launch of classic comedy Dad's Army

Watch: 45ft mural marks re-launch of classic comedy Dad's Army

UKTV has unveiled a 1940s-style army recruitment campaign to celebrate the release of Dad's Army: The Lost Episodes on TV channel Gold.

In brief: Milk & Honey to promote online safety, Alfred in chicken welfare brief, audio brand win for BWP

In brief: Milk & Honey to promote online safety, Alfred in chicken welfare brief, audio brand win for BWP

New hires at Stone Junction, US baby-care brand hires Battenhall, beauty tool brand appoints Known, and more from PRWeek UK.

Oreo pulls off creepy stunt by selling biscuits licked by Lewis Capaldi

Oreo pulls off creepy stunt by selling biscuits licked by Lewis Capaldi

Oreos pulled apart, licked and reassembled by singer are being sold in charity auction.

Most M&A deals fail - here's how to get it right when selling up

Most M&A deals fail - here's how to get it right when selling up

With M&A interest in PR heating up, many may be starting to think about selling up or taking over another business.

My Biggest Gaffe: How one little typo can lead to massive embarrassment

My Biggest Gaffe: How one little typo can lead to massive embarrassment

Kevan Barber, creative and insights manager at Grayling, on how a simple slip of his finger while sending a press release resulted in humiliation - for his boss.

Facebook lets users clear advertising data held by third-party sites

Facebook lets users clear advertising data held by third-party sites

A user can then either block app or site from sharing data, or block all services in one go.

Independent Australian agency launches Asian comms division

Independent Australian agency launches Asian comms division

The new division of Thrive will focus on Chinese brands entering the Australia-New Zealand market.

Mental Wealth: Keep sliding, or decide to start your own journey of discovery

Mental Wealth: Keep sliding, or decide to start your own journey of discovery

When you fall out of a plane, if conditions are right, it doesn't feel as though you're falling... until you hit the ground. The same can apply to your career.

In brief: Wealth-tech leader hires H+K, Citypress to support estate agent, Brazen 'breast tape' brief, wins for Speed and Jori White

In brief: Wealth-tech leader hires H+K, Citypress to support estate agent, Brazen 'breast tape' brief, wins for Speed and Jori White

Jori White PR lands brief for five-star hotel, Citypress to support estate agent offering, Absolute Software hires Centropy PR, Speed wins professional services duo, and more from PRWeek UK.

Twitter bans state media ads over 'nefarious' Hong Kong social media tactics

Twitter bans state media ads over 'nefarious' Hong Kong social media tactics

Twitter and Facebook took action against accounts they said are connected to the Chinese government.

Agony Uncle: Some PR firms are still exploiting interns - how can we get them to behave more ethically?

Agony Uncle: Some PR firms are still exploiting interns - how can we get them to behave more ethically?

PRWeek's Agony Uncle answers questions on unpaid agency internships, what the industry is doing - and should do - to tackle the climate crisis, and how best to prepare university students for the world of PR work.

Save the Children International comms chief to head London office of US agency

Save the Children International comms chief to head London office of US agency

Save the Children International global comms director Kirsten Walkom has left the charity to head the London office of US crisis and reputation management agency Smith & Company.

Senior appointments at Edelman Shanghai

Senior appointments at Edelman Shanghai

Edelman Shanghai has appointed Christina Chan as vice president of branding and Ee Ghim Chua as director of brand reputation.

Watch: Tiny poem on a pill highlights precision of fight against cancer

Watch: Tiny poem on a pill highlights precision of fight against cancer

Poet Laureate Simon Armitage (pictured) has written a poem micro-engraved onto a cancer pill to symbolise the work of a London-based research centre.

OVO Energy brand chief: 'we're making our marketing and advertising green'

OVO Energy brand chief: 'we're making our marketing and advertising green'

The brand has announced plans to make its marketing and advertising more sustainable.

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