PRWeek's weekly round-up of pitches and account moves.
Merlin Entertainments' Legoland Windsor Resort has appointed Stripe Communications London as its retained PR consultancy.
The latest iteration of Sport England's 'This Girl Can' campaign tackles some of the challenges women overcome to maintain an active lifestyle, but will it prove effective?
Italian ceramic wall- and floor-coverings manufacturer Iris Ceramica has hired Unity to a new, six-figure retained account following a competitive pitch.
Broadcast will promote its Eatertainment content hub.
Author Emma Gannon will be joined by celebrity guests to discuss how setbacks can help you on the path to success in a new campaign and podcast series for global jobs site Indeed.
The environmental group teams up with animation company Aardman, Colman, David K Harbour, Dame Helen Mirren and other celebrities to highlight the plight of the world's oceans through the eyes of turtles.
Five years on from its groundbreaking launch, Sport England's popular campaign tackles taboos in women's sport, with a greater role for PR and earned media.
Virgin Group has narrowed the field as it looks for an agency partner to help celebrate its half-century, PRWeek can reveal.
Home appliances brand Grundig has awarded a global comms brief to Blurred.
Car club Zipcar has booked Manifest London to handle its UK PR on a retained basis, PRWeek can reveal.
Work will span across the brand's entire whisky portfolio.
Broadcast specialist agency markettiers4DC has rolled out a podcast outreach service that it says is a first in the UK market, PRWeek can reveal.
Irish Ferries has chosen Rooster to handle its media and consumer communications strategy following a competitive pitch, PRWeek can reveal.
Communications consultancy Aisle 8 has been appointed to handle the PR for L'Oréal brands Vichy and Roger&Gallet after a multi-agency pitch.
As an industry we are great at talking - it is one of our strengths. However, sometimes we need a bit more action and that has probably never been more important than the need for an urgent response to the climate crisis.
Recently, creative agencies Lucky Generals and Creature announced miscarriage policies, the essence being to remind staff that they can take time off work for their loss (Lucky Generals gives two weeks off for the mother or one week as the partner), and that it needn't be something that they have to keep private.
'Always pitch the idea, even if it makes you nervous AF' - Behind the Campaign with 'Ride to Find' for Deliveroo
Steve Strickland, co-founder of Talker Tailor Trouble Maker, discusses the secrets behind the PRWeek Award-winning 'Ride to Find' for Deliveroo, produced in partnership with charity Missing People UK.
Heathrow's award-winning in-house comms team juggles everything from internal comms to government relationships, speaking to staff on-site as readily as audiences of millions travelling to destinations around the world.
It's all about how green you can go in 2020. These are the top consumer trends to keep an eye out for in the year to come.
'Biggest challenge? Moving 15 Santas across London' - Behind the Campaign with The Ministry of Fun 'Santa School'
PRWeek takes a close look behind a successful campaign. This week, Janek Borkowski of Borkowski PR discusses how the festive 'Santa School' campaign for The Ministry of Fun proved a respite from election overload.
PRWeek gets under the skin of a successful campaign. This week Andy Garner, junior creative director at Engine Mischief, discusses the world's first 'Dive Thru' for the Huawei Watch GT2.
3 Monkeys Zeno creative director Stuart Yeardsley examines the week's studs and duds.
PRWeek gets under the skin of a successful campaign. This week we talk to Gavin Lewis, partner and creative director at Hope&Glory, about 'Reservoir Dogs' for Rover.com, a platform for dog-walkers and pet-sitters.
If we'll remember 2019 for anything, it probably won't be public relations. Let's be honest, we've not had a vintage year, at least on the face of it.
PR Account Director Blue Skies Marketing Recruitment Birmingham
Group Senior Corporate Communications Manager VMA Group London
PR Account Manager - Consumer Lifestyle Brands! Reuben Sinclair London
Senior Media Relations Officer Peter Childs London (Central), London (Greater)
Red Havas has promoted Nuala O'Neill to the role of client services director and plans to strengthen its creative team.
B2B communications, content and media group has hired the former MWWPR UK chair.
Former PR chief was given expanded marketing remit in May 2018.
MSL Group has hired ex-Freuds deputy MD Jo Grierson to the new role of UK MD - as strategic development director James Warren departs and consumer MD Andrea Donovan prepares to step down, PRWeek can reveal.
Weber Shandwick UK chief executive Rachel Friend is leaving the agency, two years after moving to the top UK role at Britain's second biggest PR consultancy.
Unlimited Group has promoted Caroline Farley to managing director of its PR agency Fever Unlimited, PRWeek can reveal.