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30 03, 2015

Up Periscope

By |March 30th, 2015|Latest News, PR, Social Media|Comments Off

Following Meerkat’s launch last week, Twitter sped up the release of it’s own integrated live streaming app Periscope. Despite still being in beta, the social giant quietly acquired Periscope in early March for around $100million. With Meerkat beating it to release, Twitter acted quickly to shore up its new acquisition and blocked Meerkat’s access to […]

30 03, 2015

PR and the gender pay gap – what’s all the fuss about?

By |March 30th, 2015|PR|Comments Off

This is the first in an occasional series of guest blog posts from DTW. In today’s post Sarah Hall, managing director of Sarah Hall Consulting Ltd and board member for the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR), outlines why gender inequality still exists in PR – and what the leading industry body is doing about […]

24 03, 2015

Save our FE colleges from further funding cuts

By |March 24th, 2015|Latest News, PR|Comments Off

Through my work in the FE sector over the last 20 years, there is no doubt in my mind that further education has, and continues to, transform the lives of many young people and adults who otherwise would not have had the opportunity to improve their lives and contribute to society.

College staff, passionate about […]

24 03, 2015

The power of animation in our latest TV advert

By |March 24th, 2015|Creative, Design, Social Media, Video|Comments Off

We’re a multi-talented bunch here at DTW and we’ve had great fun creating illustrations for, and animating, our latest advert for the Law Society’s ‘Use a professional. Use a solicitor’ campaign.

The advert, which launched on ITV Player this month, highlights how wills are not just for old people – everyone should have one!

(Turn up […]

18 03, 2015

All off to Meerkat?

By |March 18th, 2015|#teamDTW, Social Media, Video|Comments Off

Live streaming is one of those technologies social has had a hard time harnessing for its own uses. Yes, Skype and Facetime exist for video chats and have achieved the biggest market saturation and name recognition while apps like Viber offer similar options – there has been little in the way of live streaming […]

11 03, 2015


By |March 11th, 2015|#teamDTW, Creative, Latest News, Video, Videos|0 Comments

Following last night’s PRMoment awards in Manchester, we’ve got another item to add to the #TeamDTW trophy cabinet.

We won the award for the Internal Communications Campaign of the Year jointly with Coast & Country Housing for the “I am Coast & Country” campaign, based around the video we created for Coast & Country Housing. […]