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23 December 2016

Ten Christmas Facts

By |23rd December 2016|

“We Wish You a Merry Christmas” was originally a threat.
The ever-popular song was originally sung, loudly and repeatedly, by crowds of rowdy, lower-class servants demanding booze from their masters… or else.  (i.e. “We won’t go until we get some!”)
Santa Claus originated […]

Thank Freestyle it’s Friday!

By |16th December 2016|

Welcome to ‘Thank Freestyle it’s Friday!’ Our weekly update on what’s happening in the heart of the Lace Market’s Creative Quarter.

Today’s the day you hark back to yesteryear and ‘don’ the tackiest and most tasteless jumpers the woollen industry […]

22 March 2016

It’s time to get emotional: Facebook ‘Reactions’

By |22nd March 2016|

Marketing Account Manager Susannah Saywood-Alleyne on getting more expressive with Facebook ‘Reactions’.

If you’re an avid user of Facebook you’ll have already noticed that your ‘like’ button has been joined by five new animated emoji’s. Some might say, “It’s about […]

18 September 2015

Up close and personal

By |18th September 2015|

A personal perspective on my involvement in the CPISRA World Games Nottingham 2015
When you believe you’ve seen it and done it all, think, and think again. Think about all the people you’ve met along the away and all the […]

11 August 2015

Let the Games begin!

By |11th August 2015|

The Nottingham 2015 CPISRA World Games brings together 13 nations from around the world to compete in sports such as athletics, bowls, swimming, taekwondo, football and table cricket. CPISRA is committed to enhancing the opportunities for people who have cerebral […]

17 June 2015

Amazone Crop Conference 3

By |17th June 2015|

‘You’re never too old to enjoy yourself and learn new things’ – that is the key thought behind of the Annual Crop Conferences held by our agricultural machinery client Amazone. Now in their third year, the brief was to […]

The Making of a Mascot

By |17th June 2015|

Dave Slaney, Freestyle’s Art Director, recounts his experience of helping to create Louey, the mascot for the CPISRA World Games.

I love my job. Seriously.

Creating something from nothing is a challenge I relish. After you’ve ‘cracked’ an idea or a […]

15 April 2015

Our NHS New Leaf ‘Next Stop’ Campaign

By |15th April 2015|

Finding the right balance between ‘preaching’ and ‘advising’ is never easy, that’s why this brief from the Nottm City NHS New Leaf team was such a great creative challenge.

We all know that it’s bad for your health to smoke, […]

10 September 2013

Tennis Runs in our Blood!

By |10th September 2013|

If you’re a fan of tennis, then you’ll easily recognise Babolat’s ‘Tennis Runs In Our Blood’ slogan. As the leading French manufacturer of tennis rackets, sports clothing and footwear, Babolat is now one of the biggest brands in the […]

16 August 2013

The Changing Face of PR

By |16th August 2013|

Freestyle’s Managing Director, Alan Boyden, recently contributed to a round table discussion for Midlands Business Insider magazine.
Alan and other PR professionals from around the region discussed the changing face of PR, including the use of outside agencies, social media […]