Blackwell's Britain

Creative Cities

Bournemouth focus: Creative England, Redweb and more on the the town's trends, talent and tech

There's no doubt that the creative scene in Bournemouth is changing. Beside being the fastest...

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The Future of marketing and agencies – through the eyes of consumers

At the Bristol Media Master Class event on Monday 6 July, the findings from a Future Foundation...

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Newcastle focus: What's the mood like in the region? Drummond Central, Everything Different and others discuss

There's no doubt that Newcastle has put itself on the map for creativity over the last couple...

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Blackwell's Britain: Putting Newcastle on the map for creativity

Mike Ashley, as if we didn’t know it, is to blame for a lot. As is the Guardian. ...

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Blackwell's Britain: Why Newcastle is the next stop for everyone from Marvel to JK Rowling

When we judge creativity, size doesn’t really matter. And that over-used word &lsquo...

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Archive

Yorkshire focus: Is there an agency scene in the region?

Yorkshire proved itself on the world stage earlier this year when it played host to Tour de...

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Blackwell's Britain: Where are the buffalo in Yorkshire's creative industry?

When the Tour de France started in Yorkshire in the summer, the region came of age. For all the...

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Manchester focus: How has the city's agency scene changed over the last five years?

With ITV and the BBC now settled in MediaCityUK, the North West is fast becoming a creative...

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Manchester focus: What does the industry need to do to nurture and attract creative talent?

As part of The Drum's Blackwell's Britain series of regional features, we...

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Blackwell's Britain: An appraisal on the state of Manchester's creative soul

Creatively speaking, ‘Manchester’ is dying. But, to misquote, I come not to bury...

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Blackwell's Britain: Minding the Manchester myth

Manchester is a city that is in love with itself. To a fault, one might conclude. ...

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'We must be very global in what we pursue' – what could Scottish independence mean for the creative marketing industries?

Blackwell’s Britain is taking a detour. After Bristol and Birmingham, we were set to check...

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Birmingham focus: The IPA, Creative Skillset, Business Birmingham, Alive and Bpi Agency discuss the mood in the region's creative industries

As part of The Drum's Blackwell's Britain series of regional features, we caught up with...

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Birmingham focus: What does the industry need to do to nurture and attract creative talent?

As part of The Drum's Blackwell's Britain series of regional features, we caught up with...

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Young and in Brum: Marketing Birmingham, Creative City Partnership and others discuss the city's youthful optimism as part of Blackwell's Britain

If there’s one statistic, one thought, to hold in your head about the prospects of the...

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Blackwell's Britain: to integration and beyond in Birmingham, with Cogent, McCanns, WAA and 383

There’s been a cheeky campaign down at Old Street tube. You probably read about it in The...

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Bristol & Bath focus: Bristol Media, the IPA and others offer their predictions for the future

The creative sector in Bristol and Bath is rapidly expanding but Janet Hull, director of...

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Bristol & Bath focus: What's the mood like in the region? The IPA, Creative Skillset and others discuss

As part of The Drum's Blackwell's Britain series of regional features, we catch up with a...

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Blackwell's Britain: From Morph to Minecraft

There are hot shops and designers a-plenty in Bristol, while just 11 minutes down the tracks in...

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Blackwell's Britain: No Place Like Bristol featuring E3, Bray Leino, Saintnicks, Oakwood & Taxi Studio

Places have names, and rough coordinates, but little else is fixed: from the currencies and...

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