The Virtual Grand National 2018

For the 2nd year running Bird was asked to deliver a PR & Social Media campaign to create exposure for the TV broadcast of The Virtual Grand National 2018 on ITV 4 on the eve of famous Grand National race at Aintree. The VR concept was created by Carm Productions in association with Inspired Entertainment. … Continued

CJUK Live at Northern Restaurant & Bar

In March, Bird helped CJUK reach a social audience of more than 40,000 during its CJUK Live event at Northern Restaurant & Bar 18. Chris, Danny and Kate from the Bird team joined our client, interim chef recruitment specialists CJUK, at NRB18 where they hosted their CJUK Live panel discussion. The event ‘Hospitality – An … Continued

Happy New Year from all of the team at Bird

2017 has been a great year at Bird, and we have big plans to make 2018 even bigger! With it being New Year’s Day, we’d like to take the opportunity to wish all of our friends and clients a very Happy New Year and we hope 2018 brings success for all. Take a look at some … Continued

2018 Social Media Trends

Social media is an ever-changing platform and each month we see a new feature introduced. It is then up to communications agencies like ourselves to strategise and execute the inclusion of these new features into our client’s activity. As a leading PR agency, it is crucial for us to stay on top, if not ahead … Continued

The XS Manchester Football Social Podcast

Our CEO, Chris Bird recently appeared on The XS Manchester Football Social Podcast. Forever Blue – Derby Day is coming! Paul Dickov in studio, as we speak to former City Director Chris Bird and former players Paul Walsh and Andy Morrison You can listen back via the link below: 

Battle of the Christmas Adverts

It’s that time of year again as Christmas creeps up on us all out of nowhere. Sticking to tradition, each of the big retail leaders have submitted their entry into the ‘Battle of the Christmas Adverts’ special! Each year we see retail giants create huge budget advertising campaigns in an attempt to play with our … Continued

Chris Bird – BBC Radio 5 Live

Our CEO Chris Bird made an appearance on the BBC Radio 5 Live Breakfast Show. The focus was how important it is for Football Clubs to engage with their fans, and the importance to not see fans as just numbers, but as an extension of the clubs. You can listen back to some of the show … Continued

Inspirational Business Women’s Week

It’s National Business Women’s Week this week, so the team have put together their most inspirational women in business. Paige My inspirational Woman in Business is … Emma Bridgewater. Emma Bridgewater founded the company back in 1985, after failing to find a cup and saucer for her mum’s birthday that she liked, so she decided … Continued

The Ian Perry Memorial Walk

  Sunday September 17th was a day to remember and the day we had all been looking forward to. After weeks of planning, we were about to start our 5k walk in memory of a wonderful man, many of us arrived at 9.30 at the Lime Kiln café  in Uppermill to grab a coffee and … Continued