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Nottinghamshire Community Energy

02/11/2016

We were chosen to promote a public share offer in a new £6m solar farm being developed in South Nottinghamshire – with a testing target of raising at least £850,000 in just two weeks. Relishing the challenge, we devised a campaign with the slogan “Here comes the sun” and organised a launch event, where sunglasses...

United Lincolnshire Hospitals

07/10/2016

Arch Communications helped this NHS trust through an entire year of intense political and media pressure – including a national whistle-blowing scandal, criticisms about standards and being put into special measures. We managed key stakeholder relationships and began the process of rebuilding the trust’s reputation – dealing directly with politicians at all levels, right up...

Royal Othopaedic Hospital

05/10/2016

This Birmingham hospital commissioned Arch to improve communications with its 800 staff. We wrote blogs, shaped materials for team briefings and launched a popular staff newsletter ROH Life. We also supported the launch of new corporate values. Our design partners Ketchup Marketing worked with us to come up with a brand and supporting products to...

Zeddy Productions

05/10/2016

At short notice we were asked to produce vibrant copy for this video production company’s new website – with a brief to capture its energy and creativity.

MindforYou

05/10/2016

We were tasked with raising the profile of this new social enterprise, which provides supported holidays and activities for couples living with dementia. Over 6 months we ran campaigns targeted at regional, national and specialist media. The coverage we achieved included a special feature in the Daily Telegraph, a 20-minute appearance on BBC radio, and...

Nottinghamshire County Council

05/10/2016

Arch Communications was commissioned to develop a new marketing strategy for the council, following a two thirds reduction in its budget. This involved a thorough audit of existing activity, working with different departments up to executive level to agree marketing priorities. As a result, the authority was able to target different audiences and do more...

Corby Clinical Commissioning Group

05/10/2016

We created history by becoming the first independent agency to win a CCG’s fully outsourced communications contract through a competitive process. Our extensive brief covers strategic advice, PR and media handling, publications, social media and Parliamentary briefings. We have run effective health cammpaigns, completely redesigned the CCG’s website and increased its Twitter following by 50%.

NHS RightCare

05/10/2016

RightCare works to spread best practice across the National Health Service. We led national PR for the programme’s primary product, the NHS Atlas of Variation, and have written a wide range of promotional case studies and articles for publication.

Acorn Free School

05/10/2016

This new Lincoln school asked for our help when local residents objected to its opening because of its work with children at risk of exclusion. We directly addressed concerns in a leaflet delivered to homes in the area. At the same time, we ensured the school’s side of the story was heard by arranging more...

Notts Housing Advice

05/10/2016

This small charity specialising in housing-related debt advice asked us to help promote their work. In six months we achieved 14 different pieces of coverage across press, radio and TV, using national issues to strengthen the topicality of our news releases. We also provided media training and wrote blogs for the charity’s website.