Keir Starmer’s Opposition – One year in

There must have been a very uneasy feeling in Labour Party HQ upon reading today’s Times. A poll by Survation found that with a month to go until the Hartlepool by-election, Labour finds itself 7 points behind the Conservatives. This was a seat that the party held under Corbyn in 2019 and undermines one of […]

PLMR wins PRCA prize for Kids Meals Map

Leading public affairs and digital agency PLMR was awarded the “Best Use of a Communication Tool in a Campaign” award at the 2021 PRCA Digital Awards last night, celebrating their work supporting Marcus Rashford and the Food Foundation’s fight against child food poverty. Inspired by Marcus Rashford’s campaign to extend free schools meals into the […]

Women of PLMR give their career advice on International Women’s Day

To mark International Women’s Day 2021, we asked senior members of the PLMR team what their advice would be to young women starting out in their careers. Felicity Fisher, Executive Assistant to the CEO, and PLMR’s Operations and Events Manager The only glass ceiling is the one you put on yourself! Anokhi Popat, Head of […]

A Modern Leader? The evolution of ‘Brand Rishi’

Rishi Sunak has amassed and cultivated an influencer-style social media following that has seen him consistently be one of the most popular Cabinet Ministers throughout the pandemic. His rise to notoriety is no accident, but a carefully built plan to make Sunak stand out from his colleagues and reach a different kind of voter. The […]

PLMR Hires Leading Education Campaigner Mark Lehain As Senior Adviser

Leading communications agency PLMR has hired Mark Lehain as a Senior Adviser to further strengthen its education offer. Mark was founder and Principal of one of the country’s first free schools before leading both Parents and Teachers for Excellence and the New Schools Network. He is also Director of the Campaign for Common Sense, a […]