Corporate and Business Communications Campaign – sponsored by Kantar Media

  • Big Brand Ideas and GBG
    ID/IQ: Engage or Enrage
  • Co-op
    Co-op acquisition of Nisa Retail Limited
  • Firework Public Relations
    Business Communications Reimagined
  • Havas PR
    Armitage Shanks: #celebrate200
  • Manchester Airport
    Manchester Airport Launches The China Report
  • Petal & Co.
    Cleaning up with Robert Scott

Internal Communications Campaign

  • Air Products
    Internal communications campaign for UK’s 60th anniversary
  • Electricity North West
    Developing a new Purpose and Principles for ENWL
  • First Bus
    Learning at Work Week
  • MyCSP
    MyWord
  • Peppermint Soda
    Rayburn Trading – 60 years and counting…
  • Sellafield Ltd
    It’s okay to talk about mental health here

Consumer Relations Campaign

  • M&S Bank
    Not just any mortgage provider…
  • Manc Frank
    The Crown from the Crowd
  • Manchester Airport
    Manchester Airport Targets Its Outer Catchment Area
  • Smoking Gun and Childs Farm
    Getting under the baby skin market
  • Weber Shandwick
    A Tale of Two Fish
  • Weber Shandwick
    Getting the UK to Love Canned Food

Public Sector Campaign

  • Havas PR and Greater Manchester Health and Social Care Partnership
    Making Smoking History in Greater Manchester
  • Jam
    Getting festive with Transport for Greater Manchester
  • Jam and Transport for Greater Manchester
    Stamping out annoying behaviour on Metrolink
  • Stockport Council
    Stockport Fighting the Flu Together!
  • Viva
    Your Mile Your Way

Community Relations Campaign

  • Catapult PR
    Amazing Grace
  • Havas PR
    Danone Nations Cup winning recycling campaign
  • Intelligent Conversation and United Utilities
    North West Affordability Summit 2018
  • Rule 5 and Wonderful.org
    Millions More for UK Charities, a Wonderful Plan
  • Weber Shandwick
    Making Strawberry Field Forever

Not-for-Profit Campaign

  • Big Brand Ideas & Trunk
    Using the C-Word to help save lives
  • Rule 5 and Wonderful.org
    Millions More for UK Charities, a Wonderful Plan
  • Smoking Gun and Support Adoption For Pets
    Santa Paws
  • The Church of England in Lancashire
    Virtual Pilgrimage
  • Viva and CANW
    My Life In An Orphanage
  • Weber Shandwick
    Making Strawberry Field Forever

Healthcare Campaign

  • North West Ambulance Service
    Make the right call
  • Stockport Council
    Stockport Fighting the Flu Together!
  • Viva
    Your Mile Your Way

Integrated Campaign

  • Big Brand Ideas and GBG
    ID/IQ: Engage or Enrage
  • Havas PR
    Armitage Shanks: #celebrate200
  • Manchester Airport
    Year of the Dog at Manchester Airport
  • Peppermint Soda and Health Shield
    Helping Health Shield Thrive
  • Refresh PR
    The Heating Installer Awards 2018
  • Weber Shandwick
    Iceland: the palm oil alarm call

Transport or Automotive Campaign

  • Democracy and carwow
    PR – A Real Driving Force
  • Jam
    Getting festive with Transport for Greater Manchester
  • Jam and Transport for Greater Manchester
    Stamping out annoying behaviour on Metrolink
  • Manchester Airport
    Manchester Airport Launches The China Report
  • Manchester Airport
    Manchester Airport Targets Its Outer Catchment Area
  • Smoking Gun and Prestone
    The British Rally Championship

Low Budget Campaign

  • Big Brand Ideas & Trunk
    Using the C-Word to help save lives
  • BIG Partnership
    Steak and gin – Manchester’s hottest new pairing!
  • Havas PR
    Back to School for Wynsors World of Shoes
  • North West Ambulance Service
    Hero Next Door
  • Peppermint Soda
    CupCycling – Wake Up And Smell The Coffee
  • Refresh PR
    TableNow.co.uk’s search for the Professional Eater

Arts, Culture or Sport Campaign

  • Catapult PR
    Amazing Grace
  • Fido PR and Pankhurst Trust
    Deeds Not Words

Travel, Leisure or Tourism Campaign

  • Boxed Off Communications
    A train for a dame
  • Boxed Off Communications
    Bouncing around the UK with The Labyrinth Challenge
  • Catapult PR
    Amazing Grace
  • Manchester Airport
    Manchester Airport Targets Its Outer Catchment Area
  • Manchester Airport
    Year of the Dog at Manchester Airport
  • Rule 5 and Blackpool Pleasure Beach
    A New Icon for Blackpool

Best Use of Media Relations

  • Manchester Airport
    Manchester Airport Targets Its Outer Catchment Area
  • Peppermint Soda
    CupCycling – Wake Up And Smell The Coffee
  • Petal & Co.
    Taking the Manchester MBA global
  • Rule 5 and Blackpool Pleasure Beach
    A New Icon for Blackpool
  • Smoking Gun and Childs Farm
    The Miracle Cream
  • Weber Shandwick
    #TooCoolForPlastic

Best Use of Digital

  • Cumbria County Council
    Cumbria County Council Adoption Campaign
  • Democracy and Cartridge Save
    A Day In The Life
  • Jam and First Target Recoveries
    Creating a buzz about PPI
  • Jam and Transport for Greater Manchester
    Stamping out annoying behaviour on Metrolink
  • Manc Frank
    The Crown from the Crowd
  • Stein IAS and Ingredion EMEA
    You Are How You Eat

Best Use of Social Media – sponsored by Kantar Media

  • Catapult PR
    Amazing Grace
  • Intelligent Conversation
    Driving a successful social strategy for Eddie Stobart
  • Jam
    Getting festive with Transport for Greater Manchester
  • Jam and First Target Recoveries
    Creating a buzz about PPI
  • Jam and Transport for Greater Manchester
    Stamping out annoying behaviour on Metrolink
  • Rule 5
    Brother Cycling #Brother4Results

Best Use of Content

  • Big Brand Ideas & Trunk
    Nextbase ‘Bad Drivers’
  • Bring Digital
    Ann Summers – 30 Day Sex Position Challenge
  • Manc Frank
    The Crown from the Crowd
  • Manchester Airport
    Manchester Airport Targets Its Outer Catchment Area
  • Peppermint Soda and Health Shield
    Helping Health Shield Thrive
  • Smoking Gun and Silentnight
    Helping Britain get a better night’s sleep

Best Event

  • Cumbria County Council
    What a difference a day makes…
  • Intelligent Conversation and United Utilities
    North West Affordability Summit 2018
  • M&S Bank and Simply Better
    M&S Bank Leads the Way
  • Marick and Infinity Organising Team
    Infinity Festival – Your Future: No Limits
  • N Brown Group
    Simply Be – The Curve Catwalk
  • The University of Manchester
    ScienceX – introducing non-traditional audiences to science

Issues, Crisis or Reputational Management

  • Cumbria County Council
    Beast from East meets Best from West
  • Electricity North West
    Taming the Beast from the East

Best Publication

  • East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust
    Share to Care
  • MyCSP
    MyWord
  • Pelican Communications and British Frozen Food Federation
    The Bulletin: Upping the arsenal
  • Stein IAS
    The Post-Modernist
  • Stockport Council
    Extra! Extra! – Read all about it……online
  • United Utilities
    One+ magazine

Outstanding Young Communicator

  • Sarah Lawless
    BIG Partnership

Outstanding Independent Practitioner

  • Bridget Aherne MCIPR
    Bridget Aherne Communications
  • Jane Hunt MCIPR
    Catapult PR
  • Paula Hunter
    PR Hunter

Outstanding In-House Public Relations Team – sponsored by Reuben Sinclair

  • Co-op
  • M&S Bank
  • N Brown Group
  • Stockport Council
  • The Regenda Group
  • The University of Manchester

Outstanding Small Public Relations Consultancy – sponsored by Reuben Sinclair

  • No Brainer
  • Petal & Co.
  • Refresh PR
  • Rule 5

Outstanding Public Relations Consultancy – sponsored by Kantar Media

  • Big Brand Ideas
  • Havas PR
  • Peppermint Soda
  • Smoking Gun
  • Social Communications
  • Weber Shandwick