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AN AMAZING YEAR

IT'S NEVER JUST A SOCIAL

As well as social media management and photography, much of our work is promoting our customers on the local, national and international stage.

THE AWARDS KEEP ROLLING IN

In 2018, the following incredible awards were gained by our amazing customers (as well as many more):


The Duck Inn - GQ Food & Drink Awards Top 5 UK Pubs, The Norfolk Food Hero, The Observer Food Awards for Best Sunday Lunch, The Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropubs.


The Rose & Crown - The Good Food Guide's Local Gem, The AA Gold Award, The Good Pub Guide Top 10 UK Pub, Editor's Choice in The Good Hotel Guide.


The Hunworth Bell - Runner Up in the GQ Food and Drink Awards for Best UK Pub, Best New Food Venture finalist in the Norfolk Food Hero Awards.


The Barn - The Good Food Award 2019.


Bank House - The AA Silver Award, The Good Pub Guide's Top 10 UK Town Pubs

NORFOLK IS HERE

Much of our work is centred around bringing people to Norfolk and we achieve this by featuring our customers and the local area in the national and international press. In 2018 we featured in The Times, The Telegraph, Mail Online, The Guardian, The Observer, BBC, ITV, Conde Nast, TimeOut, The Evening Standard, GQ, Home and Garden and more, as well as many international outlets, blogs and websites.

2018 - a year in review

January

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In January we relaunched The Duck Inn, Stanhoe following refurbishment and an exciting new menu, appearing in all regional publications. We redesigned the websites for The Duck and The Hunworth Bell, creating brand alignment.


Our first column appeared in 1Magazine, promoting the 12 month season and the importance of making the most of Winter.

FEBRUARY

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We worked hard on the most successful Hunny Bell Cross Country ever, raising a record amount for Break Charity before presenting awards and medals to the winners, as well as dealing with Press Releases and promotion.


Our Natural Spectacle video, 'The Birds', became a global sensation, being viewed over 2 million times online (200,000 in the first 24 hours alone), appearing in the Most Watched Videos on BBC News and being sold to television stations in Spain, Japan, Australia, Brazil, Germany, USA, Canada and many more, as well as most national newspapers in the UK.

MARCH

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'The Contours Of Politics Are Shifting' - our column on the brand new political platform, The Speaker, was published. The article was the most read piece, and The Speaker has evolved into an enormous site bringing politics to younger people. The Speaker has just undergone a brand refresh in 2019 ahead of a push for expansion.


The GQ Food and Drink Awards 2018 - The Duck Inn and The Hunworth Bell were BOTH named in the Final 5 for the UK Pub of the Year. We handled all promotion and press ahead of the April 23rd Awards' Ceremony.


North Norfolk Living Magazine feature on the best Sunday roasts in Norfolk - featuring The Hunworth Bell.


Norwich City Football Club match day with Peter Graham Wines including lunch, tour and players lounge with all promotion and photographs.


The Bride 2018 Wedding Show at Holkham Hall - promotion and photography at the full event on behalf of The Main Event (Norfolk) Ltd.


The Refill Scheme - The Barn in Holt became the first business in the area to sign up to this incredible movement to help reduce single use plastics, as of January 2019, ALL of our customers are now members of the scheme.

APRIL

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Launching the 2018 Norfolk Food Hero, having previously worked with The Duck Inn as the 2017 Winner of this prestigious award.


Relaunching all social media for Bank House Hotel in King's Lynn and The Rose & Crown in Snettisham.


The GQ Food and Drink Awards 2018. We joined the teams at The Rosewood Hotel in London for the awards as The Duck made the Top 5 UK pubs and The Hunworth Bell was the UK Runner Up, networking and making contacts with the British and International food experts, including photography and subsequent press management.


The East Anglian Game and Country Fair - working on stage with Ben Handley in the Cookery Theatre at the largest one day event of it's kind in Great Britain.

MAY

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The importance of local produce - the coming together of The Barn and The North Norfolk Fish Co., both of Holt, for a unique evening of seafood.


The King's Lynn Hanse Festival - social media, press, pr and marketing for this extraordinary weekend of events to celebrate the Hanseatic History of this historic town.


Festival Too - promotion of this series of free concerts throughout King's Lynn over several weeks.


Jazz at Bank House - working with JBGB Events to promote two evenings of exceptional jazz music.


Stody Estate Open Days - promotion of the incredible open days throughout May at Stody Estate, near Holt.

JUNE

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Heritage Open Days - celebrating the best of King's Lynn Heritage by opening up historical buildings and landscapes to the general public.


Bank House Hotel awarded The AA Silver Award for 2018.


The Rose & Crown awarded The AA Gold Award for 2018.


Photography session for Season in Wells-next-the-Sea.


The Hunworth Bell is nominated for Best New Food & Drink Venture in the 2018 Norfolk Food Hero Awards.

JULY

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BBC Question Time live at King's Lynn Corn Exchange.


Began work on a series of special beers from Elgood's Brewery for The Duck Inn.


The Duck Inn named as top place to eat in Norfolk in TimeOut Magazine.


New Menu launch for Rose & Crown, Snettisham; photography and promotion.


Promotion for art installations for Holt Festival.

AUGUST

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The Hanseatic Ski Race - promotion for this unique event in King's Lynn.


Bank House nominated for The Good Hotel Award and named in the 2019 Top 10 UK Town Pubs by the Good Pub Guide.


Launch of The Norfolk Property Agent, a new holiday letting company under the umbrella of AW PR.


The Rose & Crown named in The Top 10 UK Pubs for 2019 by The Good Pub Guide.



SEPTEMBER

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Skirting Heresy - The Story of Margery Kemp.


Photo session and editorial for Feast Magazine feature on Ben Handley.


The Rose & Crown featured in the best places to eat, drink and stay in The Sunday Times.


Beer Under Sail - planning, setting up, creating social media, websites, logos, pr, etc., for the first ever Beer Under Sail journey along the Norfolk coast.

OCTOBER

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Beer Under Sail - the first journey. Joining the team, film crew and suppliers for the first journey ahead of Film Launch at Bank House.


Photo session and editorial for Feast Magazine feature on Stuart Deuchars.


The Rose & Crown named Editor's Choice by The Good Hotel Guide.


Hunworth Bell nominated for Best Pub in the 2019 GQ Food and Drink Awards whilst The Duck Inn receives a nomination for Best Restaurant.


Rose & Crown is named in the 2019 Michelin Guide.


AWPR joins #LoveWestNorfolk along with all our clients in the area.


Cocktail feature in North Norfolk Living Magazine for The Duck Inn.


BBC Radio 4 'Mark Steel's in Town' - promotion for the event including radio competition with KLFM.


The Duck Inn named runner up in the Observer Food Awards 2019 for best Sunday Lunch.

NOVEMBER

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Company set up for new venture - The #Norfolk149 - launching 2019.


Rose & Crown named a 'local gem' in the 2019 Good Food Guide.


Norfolk Restaurant Week promotion.


The Duck Inn range of Elgood's Beers launched.


Winter Events finalised and promoted for Hunworth Bell including live music, charity events and more.


Beer Under Sail film launch.


Eating out feature on The Duck Inn in North Norfolk Living Magazine.


Promotion and design for Christmas at Bank House.


The King's Lynn Christmas Market - photography and promotion.



DECEMBER

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The Duck Inn named in the Estrella Damm Top 50 Gastropubs 2019. Celebratory beer commissioned and all relevant press.


Design and launch of 'Mr H' range of products.


Launch of Spring Special offers for Rose & Crown and Bank House.


Charity events for Leeway Domestic Abuse Charity and Hunworth Church.


Bank House hosts King's Lynn Food Bank Celebration - press.


The Thursford Christmas Spectacular - promotion


Planning and promotion ahead of the 2019 Hunny Bell Cross Country for Break Charity.

Beer Under Sail

Promo Video for the first sustainable delivery of Norfolk produce from the North Sea and into The Wash.


Environmental issues are core to what we believe in at AW PR and we are incredibly proud of this new venture.