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Public Relations

1284 is a PR agency which works alongside clients across Leicester, Leicestershire and the East Midlands. We provide B2B and B2C communications as well as PR and marketing associated with public policy.

Our experience

Director George Oliver is a member of the Chartered Institute of Public Relations and the Chartered Management Institute. He is currently working towards the CIPR’s specialist Diploma in Public Affairs. He also has a CIM Certificate in Professional Marketing. Before founding 1284, George spent 15 years as a journalist. He worked for various titles as reporter, news editor and head of content before spending four years as the editor of the Leicester Mercury and Leicestershire Live.

Why clients use us

Values are one reason that clients tell us that they come to us when they are looking for a PR firm. We are signatories of the codes of conduct of the CMI and CIPR. As journalists, 1284 and its affiliates spent 15 years working to the Press Complaints Commission’s Code of Practice and then the Editors’ Code of Practice of the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO).Clients know that their marketing and communications will be both impactful and managed with care and discretion. We will also take a close interest in measurability and optimisation of content. We think strategically about communication and target specific content to specific platforms and audience segments.

Our services

1284 is a public relations agency which offers various services, ranging from strategic marketing and communication through to copywriting. Examples include:

  • Development of message

  • Awards nominations

  • Social media

  • Press releases 

  • Media coverage

  • Content marketing

  • Corporate communications

Where We Are

Holywell Building
Loughborough University Science and Enterprise Park
LE11 3QF

01509 412899

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