Cumbria

 

April 21st, 2020

PR and Content Writer for Coronavirus Temporary Support »

We have become aware of many PR and content writing freelancers who have had to furlough themselves at the present moment. Whilst we are acutely aware that many of their clients will have withdrawn work from them, we also know […]


April 6th, 2020

Post-It Notes’ 40th Birthday, Lockdown & Positivity »

It’s the 40th birthday of the Post-it Note today. For me, Post-It Notes have been intrinsically linked with the movie ‘Romy & Michele’s High School Reunion.’ This year, in lockdown, they’ve been turned to a different purpose. I am lucky […]


PR and Content Marketing During Coronavirus Lockdown

March 28th, 2020

PR and Content Marketing During Coronavirus Lockdown »

The last week – the first week of lockdown – has truly shown the important role that PR and content writing can play during the coronavirus period. Whilst those who cannot physically deal with customers can create hugely important virtual […]


December 24th, 2017

17 Years of PR in Cumbria & The Lakes! »

2018 will see us celebrating 17 years of delivering creative, exciting and first-class PR in Cumbria and the Lake District – one reason why we’ve been described as ‘Cumbria’s adopted PR consultancy’.   It all started with this Lancashire-based PR […]


November 6th, 2017

Catapult PR Wins 3 Awards in 2 Days! »

Last week saw some landmark achievements for Catapult PR. We’d set a goal of adding another award to the trophy cabinet, to get us off 24 and on to a nice round number of 25, but we’ve only gone and […]


We All Need A Little Sunshine In Our Lives

April 16th, 2016

We All Need A Little Sunshine In Our Lives »

I think this will be a week that I’ll always remember, for both good and sad reasons and that’s not a typo. It’s certainly been a draining one, as well as painful, but you have to take the pain to […]


November 6th, 2015

Cranstons To Provide Boho Chef With An Entrée Into Cumbrian Produce »

  A passionate chef, restaurant owner and cookery school head from Bologna, Italy has put a visit to Cranstons Cumbrian Food Hall in Penrith on his schedule, to learn as much as possible about Cumbrian produce from one of its […]


Catapult Assists ‘Cumbria Women Of The Year’ Awards

November 30th, 2012

Catapult Assists ‘Cumbria Women Of The Year’ Awards »

A few weeks ago, as some of you will know, I was asked to speak about PR at a business lunch at Lakes College, Workington.  After that lunch, a former client of mine, Annette Gibbons OBE, asked me whether I […]


Greystoke Racing Stables: the craic and the craft, by Jane Hunt

November 14th, 2012

Greystoke Racing Stables: the craic and the craft, by Jane Hunt »

It’s the arrival of autumn in Greystoke near Penrith, but plummeting temperatures, heavy ground and inclement weather signal excitement at the Nicky Richards Racing Stables, where these are the tell-tale signs of the National Hunt season in full swing.   […]