Local agencies up for PR awards


A number of Cornish PR companies have been shortlisted for the CIPR South of England and Channel Islands PRide Awards.

Truro-based agency MPAD leads the way with two nominations. It is among the finalists for Best External Publication for its Truro Guide 2014, while it is also in the running for Best Event for the Higher Newham Farm & Village Public Consultation.

Lucy Jenner-Brown PR has been named in the Low Budget Campaign category for its work with Neon Wetsuits, while Wild Card receives a listing in the Consumer Relations Campaign category.

And Barefoot Media is the running for Outstanding Small Consultancy.

The winners will be announced at a ceremony to be held in Bristol on November 21.