Deep South Media’s Ed Baker recalls his time as a journalist dealing with London newsdesks. I spent 12 years working for a press agency; finding, writing and selling stories and pictures to national newspapers. London-based journalists from the papers would also commission us to do work on their behalf, usually if the story they were writing had a Dorset ‘end’. … Read More
What price can you place on an awards win? It’s about much more than a stylish piece of silverware sitting in your reception.
Deep South Media intern Charlotte Quar reflects on her time with the company and her future prospects in the world of journalism
Britain’s #GenerationVote for social media campaigns, not traditional media. Sophie Godfrey-Phaure, 22, an intern at digital content specialist Deep South Media, explains how her peer group wrong-footed the political and media elites in London, resulting in a hung Parliament.
Is your e-commerce business missing a trick as Great Britain sails away from membership of the EU?
By Rachel Read In cash strapped times it can seem absurd that publicly funded bodies plough any kind of money into ‘PR.’ It’s that dreaded term, ‘PR,’ which comes with it connotations of spin and fluffy marketing and therefore a huge waste of money. But how about when you run a large organisation with not only hundreds of … Read More
Astonishing artworks hidden for centuries in remote Ethiopian cave churches have been uncovered by a British charity. Workers uncovered wall paintings from the 15th century, including one of St Theodorus spearing the dragon. It had been covered by a lime wash which served as a protection. A unique dedicatory inscription was also revealed at the remote church in Bahra in the Tigray … Read More
A blog by account director Ed Baker… The distinctive sound of church bells is part of the traditional Christmas experience in England, along with tasteless turkey, gaudy baubles and the monarch’s monologue. For the country’s 40,000 campanologists it is one of the busiest times of the year, and they practise their art hidden away in churches’ bell towers. Theirs is … Read More
We all like winning awards – it’s flattering, it builds self-esteem, enhances reputations and is good for business.
Neil Walton, an account manager at Deep South Media, reflects on the role of the media and communications professionals in dealing with difficult scenarios such as historical child sex abuse at football clubs. Imagine this. You’re a parent, dropping your kids off to football training before a big away game the next day. Their coach is taking care of … Read More