the PUBLIC VOTE iS NOW OPEN. PLEASE CAST YOUR VOTES.

THE PUBLIC VOTE CLOSES ON MONDAY 26 NOVEMBER (at midnight)

THE WINNERS WILL BE ANNOUNCED AT THE UNAWARDS18 CEREMONY ON 7 DECEMBER.


>> LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD


Dionne Mayhew - head of communications at Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

[Nominated by Andrew Foster]

More HERE

Rachael Shaw - assistant director of communications at Platform Housing Group

[nominated by Kabbie Langford and Claire Gough]

More HERE

Jayne Surman - communications and marketing manager at Warwickshire County Council

[nominated by Paul Coxon]

More HERE

Antony Tiernan - director of communications, improvement and development at NHS England

[nominated by Helena Reeves]

More HERE

 

>> BEST GUEST POST 2018

This year has seen some outstanding guest posts on comms2point0.co.uk. Insightful, honest, inspiring – posts which give us a fascinating glimpse into the careers and work of some of the best practitioners around.

It’s this willingness to share which is what makes this community so special and comms2point0 will continue to provide a platform to support our industry.

Which was the best guest post of 2018? Well I have my favourites from the 100 new ones which have been added this year and I’ve read them all.

But this is the UnAwards and so YOU get to choose the top post of 2018.

January

Amanda Nash - Grrrr, damn, what’s GDPR got to do with PR?

February

Jude Tipper - 10 reflections on improving internal comms

March

Rob McCleary - Ditching corporate speak: How one council is evolving its use of social media

April

Simon Cromwell - Local government is where the magic is happening

May

Louise Powney - Peak bitching our... public sector comms stop trying to be my friend

June

Ben Capper – Provocation, responsibility and relevance: The problem with Lush and #SpyCops

July

Louise Powney - The 10 golden if this then thats of comms

August

Laura Skaife - Learning from the ‘hospital’ experience

September

Lucy Denton – The (comms) delivery is strategy

October

Leanne Ehren – Everything that we go through: Looking after the mental health of comms professionals

 

 

>> Best Comms / Digital Team

The prestigious Best Comms Team UnAward attracts many, many great team each year. Choosing the best team is tough but choose you must…

1. Aneurin Bevan University Health Board

Read the full entry HERE

2. Birmingham City Council

Read the full entry HERE

3. Bradford Council

Read the full entry HERE and HERE

4. Cambridgeshire Fire and Rescue Service

Read the full entry HERE

5. Comms Unplugged

Read the full entry HERE and HERE

6. Electricity North West

Read the full entry HERE

7. Local Government Association

Read the full entry HERE

8. Midland and Lancashire Commissioning Support Unit

Read the full entry HERE and HERE

9. Milton Keynes University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

Read the full entry HERE and HERE

10. NHS Mid Essex CCG

Read the full entry HERE

11. Northamptonshire Healthcare NHS Foundation Trust

Read the full entry HERE and HERE

12. Royal Borough of Windsor and Maidenhead Council

Read the full entry HERE

13. Sherwood Forest Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Read the full entry HERE and HERE

14. St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Read the full entry HERE

15. Suffolk Coastal and Waveney District Councils

Read the full entry HERE and HERE

16. Swindon Borough Council

Read the full entry HERE

17. The Poppy Factory

Read the full entry HERE

18. University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust

Read the full entry HERE and HERE

19. Warwickshire County Council

Read the full entry HERE and HERE

20. Xcite Digital

Read the full entry HERE

 

 

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