Work Culture – The Often Overlooked Element In Job Searches

Looking back to when I was a fresh graduate looking for a job three years ago, work culture was not a factor that ranked highly in my wish list. Instead, salary, career progression, organisational size and reputation were the key factors that guided my job search. However, over the years, I have come to realise…

Newgate in Housebuilder magazine: Stepping up to the council plate

The article below featured in the April edition of Housebuilder magazine. Newgate partner, Zoe Ensor, head of Newgate North, thinks it is time that industry experts stepped forward to become councillors to shift the balance in council chambers. The media spotlight landed on a new phrase recently with the public being introduced to the term…

Newgate in Housebuilder magazine: The devil’s in the deposit

The article below featured in the March edition of Housebuilder magazine. Alex Reid, Newgate’s account director, conveys the frustration that young people such as him feel when trying to raise a deposit for a new home. He suggests some innovative solutions. We’re constantly talking about how important first time buyers are for the wider housing…

Newgate Communications and Capital Access Group are appointed by S&U PLC

S&U PLC, the motor finance and property bridging lender, has appointed Capital Access Group (CAG) and Newgate Communications as its integrated Investor and Public Relations advisor. S&U is listed on the main market of the London Stock Exchange (SUS) and is currently capitalised at £268 million. The Company is one of the leading providers of…

CAPITAL& CENTRIC appoints Newgate

Manchester-based property developers CAPITAL&CENTRIC have appointed integrated agency Newgate Communications to manage its corporate PR. The partnership sees the strategic agency tasked with elevating awareness of CAPITAL&CENTRIC among business and consumer audiences, both regionally and nationally.  It comes as the team take on a slew of new projects across Manchester, Sheffield and Liverpool, with their…

Media, Trust and Diversity – A Lot More to Do

After a year of everything from fake news to equal pay and #MeToo, is it too late to restore trust in the media? That was the topic up for discussion at the Media Trust panel event, a communications charity championing the power of the media to change lives for the better, held to mark International…

We are delighted to announce the launch of Newgate Communications in Shanghai

In less than five years, Newgate Communications has established a global and regional public relations network that today rivals the traditional global players, whose market presence has dominated the Asia region for decades. The passion of Newgate’s leadership team and highly experienced professionals highlights a phenomenal growth story in terms of network expansion, high profile…

The Hwyl and the Hiraeth: St David’s Day in London

This St David’s Day, Welsh men and women throughout Wales and across the world will be celebrating our unique culture and identity. Like so many proud Welshmen who have made London their home, I will experience that inevitable sense of hiraeth (or longing) this St David’s Day. Whilst no city in the world can rival…

Corbyn takes aim at the City

Jeremy Corbyn issued a warning to the UK financial sector yesterday, by pledging that he would “stand up to bankers” and set out his plans to rebalance the economy in favour of jobs and industry. In a speech delivered to the EEF National Manufacturing Conference, Corbyn declared that the dominance of deregulated finance over the…

Women: continuing to ‘make noise’ 100 years on

On the 6th of February 1918 the Representation of the People Act enabled (some) women to vote for the first time and paved the way for universal suffrage just 10 years later. On the centenary of this fight for democratic equality it is fitting that we will see the gender pay gap being openly addressed…