PR: Then & Now

Bird Consultancy has now been going for almost 27 years, and in that time the PR industry has changed a lot! We’ve put together some of the main differences in PR today, in comparison to when Bird Consultancy first started up in 1990.  

News of the Week

We’ve put together a round-up of a few interesting things happening in the world of social media recently. Fake News Fake news articles published by non-traditional news outlets is becoming a growing phenomenon, and a growing problem. With content being shared with such ease today via social media, an increasing number of people are now … Continued

National Bird Day

Today is one of our favourite days of the year, it’s National Bird Day!đŸ„ To mark the day, we let some of our office mascots give you a sneak peak into our home at The Sharp Project. Signing in at The Sharp Project reception  Our home – The Sharp Project  Meeting in motion  

The Christie announced as UKFast City of Salford 10K partner

The Christie announced as UKFast City of Salford 10K partner Leading North West Charity, The Christie, has been announced as the official charity partner for this year’s UKFast City of Salford 10K race. Runners who take part in the UKFast City of Salford 10K on Sunday 4 September can run for The Christie which raises … Continued

Bird assists Tameside Rotary Club with social media

Recently, Bird hosted an evening for Tameside Rotary Club at our home, The Sharp Project. The aim of the evening was to enlighten the Rotary Club on the world of social media. Social media is a very powerful tool for small businesses and organisations, it allows people to reach out and raise awareness around the world, which … Continued

SPIN cycling festival appoints Bird to handle PR

We’re very pleased to be a part of such an exciting festival such as SPIN! We have a lot of experience in the cycling industry through working with similar brands so very pleased to be adding another to our list. You can read the full press release below: Manchester PR firm, Bird, has been appointed to … Continued

Canterbury – All Schools programme at Twickenham Stadium

On Saturday 27th February 2016, a couple of the team headed down to London for the England vs Ireland rugby match which took place at Twickenham Stadium. We were there working closely with our fantastic client Canterbury, who are the official partner for the Rugby Football Union (RFU) All Schools programme. The All Schools programme created … Continued

Mammoth 4 day run returns to Tameside

In 2015, one of the most iconic events in British athletics, the Tour of Tameside, returned after an absence of more than a decade. Due to the tremendous success the race will be returning in 2016, this time as a four day event, extending the 2015 race by one day. The Tour of Tameside, which … Continued

All Schools rugby 2015/16: What’s happened so far

Our client Canterbury have wrote a new blog about the All Schools programme. We’ve had a busy few months as official partner for the Rugby Football Union (RFU) All Schools programme.  September saw the 2015/16 All Schools rugby programme kick off with 102 schools from across the country taking part in Canterbury kit design workshops.  It … Continued