The Big Wave PR Blog…

Welcome to our action-packed blog full of the latest PR and marketing happenings from our Essex base. Here you’ll be able to see us in action, whether that be launching a new product, managing a gala ball, supporting community engagement or winning awards for our clients. We’re located in Colchester, Essex and deliver award-winning campaigns for our clients throughout the Eastern region, London and across Europe. Contact us to discover more…


Music PR: Top ten lockdown tunes

So, to brighten up your lockdown, the music pr team has compiled an uplifting playlist to see you through the crisis. James, ‘Tomorrow’. We all need to have some optimism and this song is a great lift; it’s also ideal for getting yourself fired up for a meeting on Zoom. Pet Shop Boys, ‘Home and […]

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Writing Stories to Mark VE Day During Lockdown

Big Wave PR client, Royal British Legion, was organising much of the commemorations, but to ensure veterans of WWII will never be forgotten, our charity PR team were working with the Legion’s Press Office. Together we collected VE Day stories from those who served in the armed forces during WWII or who were evacuated during […]

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Big Wave PR Supports Chelmsford Festival

Kicking off the festival will be the Marconi Gala which will celebrate 100 years of radio. Commemorating the first radio broadcast, which was made in Chelmsford by the renowned opera singer of her time, Dame Nellie Melba, there will be a series of special events on 13-14 June to mark the technological breakthrough. The festival […]

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Big Wave PR Joins Essex Chambers of Commerce

As an Essex-based PR and marketing agency it makes perfect sense for us to join and support our local chambers of commerce. Our B2B division is thriving and it is key that we make more contacts within the county. Essex Chambers of Commerce provides business information, support and assistance plus a wide range of networking […]

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Media Relations: what are you listening to?

Our media relations team love receiving the latest RAJAR figures and they make compelling reading. The Zoe Ball Breakfast Show on BBC 2 had a tough year but managed to recoup 335,000 listeners in the last quarter, but over the past 12 months saw listenership drop from just over 9 million to 7.9 million. The […]

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Shooting Real Essex to Challenge Stereotype

Essex PR Campaign Our Essex-based PR team put a call out to the media for ‘top stars’ of the county to step forward and challenge the stereotype. There was a great response with entries flooding into our office. Once the ambassadors for Essex were chosen, I was tasked with photographing the top 15 for a […]

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