Posts from: December 2013

So far this Christmas I’ve been mostly confused by the near constant pairing of the word ‘Christmas’ with the word  ‘survival’ in pretty much most of the magazines or paper supplements I’ve picked up since December (and no, I’ve not been reading about I’m a Celebrity Get me out of Here) . Why do so…

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The countdown to Christmas is well and truly underway, with decorations on every street, festive tunes gracing the radio and themed food a-plenty in every high street retailer and supermarket. Here at Phipps we’ve had mince pies on the treat table for weeks, and healthy debate raged around this year’s Christmas sandwich round ups –…

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Could anything be better in the run up to Christmas than wandering around Clifton Nurseries amongst all of the Christmas trees, drinking Clipper tea and listening to BBC gardener Rachel de Thame’s top gardening tips? As part of a series of Clipper Afternoon Tea parties, we teamed up with Rachel to raise money for Contact…

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I’ve worked in PR for coming up to two years and I was born in 1989 so I don’t have any first-hand knowledge of what PR was like back in the 80s. As a child of the social media age, I can’t imagine life without my iPhone and constant connection to the world through all…

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In case you haven’t heard (and if not, where have you BEEN?), next Friday is Christmas Jumper Day. The simplest fundraising idea in the world, all you have to do is wear your loudest Christmas jumper on Friday 13th December and donate £1 or more to Save the Children. Unsurprisingly, the Phipps team has jumped…

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My two loves…film and food…two seemingly different obsessions. And yet, together they make a great combination. Who doesn’t enjoy seeing a great food scene in a film? The cinema plays to your senses and when food is projected to 1000 times its size, it’s a recipe for success. I want to share with you some…

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