How social media influenced young voters
June 9, 2017

How social media influenced young voters


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.

Opportunity knocks as Brexit sees UK retailers click with European shoppers
February 17, 2017

Opportunity knocks as Brexit sees UK retailers click with European shoppers


Is your e-commerce business missing a trick as Great Britain sails away from membership of the EU?

Celebrating schools is well worth investing in
February 2, 2017

Celebrating schools is well worth investing in


  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

British charity makes amazing discoveries in Ethiopia
January 6, 2017

British charity makes amazing discoveries in Ethiopia


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

Don’t look down on bell ringers this Christmas
December 19, 2016

Don’t look down on bell ringers this Christmas


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

The award goes to…
December 8, 2016

The award goes to…


We all like winning awards – it’s flattering, it builds self-esteem, enhances reputations and is good for business.

Why the beautiful game is exactly not that
December 5, 2016

Why the beautiful game is exactly not that


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

Hot off the press – our newsletter is out now!
December 2, 2016

Hot off the press – our newsletter is out now!


Our Winter 2016-2017 newsletter is out now! It features the range of expert services we provide to help businesses and organisations save money and make money.

Chapecoense plane crash reveals true heart of football
November 30, 2016

Chapecoense plane crash reveals true heart of football


Neil Walton, an account director at Deep South Media, reflects on the plane crash in Colombia which wiped out a generation of gifted young footballers. The public outpouring of grief reveals the true heart of football as communication executives at clubs here in the UK look how to sensitively mark a tragedy which has shocked so many of us.   … Read More

Our nation of innovation
November 28, 2016

Our nation of innovation


We’re a nation of entrepreneurs, of can-do attitudes. Ron Wain, the managing director of Deep South Media, which works for 50 companies and organisations across many sectors, from engineering to professional services, praises your animal spirits.