Press Buzzing for Avondale Community Beekeepers

by Chris Fairbairn

Thursday, July 23rd, 2015

Edinburgh PR agency create huge media buzz for client

Banks Kypemuir (c) Wullie Marr/ HPRA Lanarkshire community project just received a £1386 grant from Banks Community Fund to support the planting of wildflowers close to their active bee hives.

The project is popular within the community, especially with children from the local area who have volunteerEast Kilbride Blur copyed to help look after the 20 active hives.

The story was featured in local and national press across the month. As an award winning PR agency we recognise not only the importance of stories but also the power of photography. For this feature we arranged professional photos of the hives along with a few of the children who volunteered to look after them. These photos also featured in the articles published in the press, stressing the importance of a good photo.

Check out the original press release here

The Hamilton Advertiser and The East Kilbride News both featured the story with a half page image of the  children tending to the hives. Farming BlurA huge success for Banks Group and for us at Holyrood PR. Through the use of photography, businesses can boost their media coverage while enriching their social media presence.

Hamilton BlurThe story was also featured in The National, a paper which has a circulation of around 15,000. Online publications such as Farming UK and The National online also posted the story.

At Holyrood PR we understand that the use of images can create a positive visual impact and help convey a story. The success of the story and our images highlight the important work we do as a PR agency.



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    Chris Fairbairn of Scottish public relations agency, Holyrood PR in Edinburgh

    Chris Fairbairn

    Chris Fairbairn is an Account Director with award-winning public relations agency Holyrood PR. He is part of an expert PR team delivering PR services to a wide range of clients from headquarters in Edinburgh, Scotland.

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