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PR Bants

News & Politics Podcasts

A podcast exploring current affairs through a PR lens

A podcast exploring current affairs through a PR lens

Location:

United Kingdom

Description:

A podcast exploring current affairs through a PR lens

Twitter:

@prbants

Language:

English

Contact:

07884498799


Episodes

PR Bants #46

7/12/2020
Episode 46 of PR Bants covers these topics: Boris Johnson's plan to 'build build build' and his New Deal for BritainConfusion around the lockdown in Leicester Is Keir Starmer the preffered choice for prime minister?Politics, communication and the Black Lives Matter movementWill boycotting Facebook make an impact and drive change? Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck Music from...

Duration:00:40:28

PR Bants: Black Lives Matter

6/5/2020
In this special episode of PR Bants we discuss the murder of George Floyd, the Black Lives Matter movement and the reaction of brands, and the socio-political environmemt in the US ahead of the election. Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck

Duration:00:26:59

PR Bants: Dominic Cummings’ press conference

5/25/2020
In this special episode of PR Bants, we discuss whether Dominic Cummings' defence for his alleged breach of lockdown measures carries any weight and what it means for Prime Minister Boris Johnson. Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck

Duration:00:20:16

PR Bants #45

5/20/2020
We are joined by special guest Simon Feldman, who is a senior public relations professional. Episode 45 of PR Bants covers these topics: A look at Project Restart and whether football matches should resumeWho's winning the argument? Keir Starmer versus Boris Johnson Challenges around communicating the Coronavirus infection 'R' rate Teachers, unions and the call for some children to return to schoolTV soaps signal a return to filming Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting...

Duration:00:58:51

PR Bants #44

5/11/2020
Episode 44 of PR Bants covers these topics: Prime Minister Boris Johnson's address to the nation and the 'stay alert' messageCoronavirus and its impact on people from Black and Minority Ethnic backgrounds Will the UK government's Covid tracking app be a success?Trust in government Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck

Duration:00:52:52

PR Bants #43

4/20/2020
We are joined by special guest Ronke Lawal, PR consultant and founder of Ariatu PR. Episode 43 of PR Bants covers these topics: The leaked Labour Party report How world leaders are responding to the coronavirus pandemic Why Downing Street should open up press briefings to diverse media How can we tackle 5G conspiracy theories?Zoom's security issues and the impact it's having on the platform's reputation Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag...

Duration:00:53:13

PR Bants #42

4/9/2020
Episode 42 of PR Bants covers these topics: Mixed messages around testing for Covid-19 in the UK Why the Queen's message struck the right note The death of print and the rise of broadcast media Keir Starmer and what a new era means for the Labour Party Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck

Duration:00:37:39

PR Bants #41

3/30/2020
Episode 41 of PR Bants covers these topics: Who are the corporate 'heroes' and 'villains' in the coronavirus crisis? When is it the right time to talk about politics and COVID-19?President Trump, coronavirus and his presidency Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants

Duration:00:34:49

PR Bants #40

3/23/2020
Episode 40 of PR Bants covers these topics: Coronavirus: Is the government communicating effectively?The importance of partnership in a time of crisis Which brands are building their reputation during the COVID-19 crisis? Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck

Duration:00:33:56

PR Bants #39

3/9/2020
Episode 39 of PR Bants covers these topics: Coronavirus, misinformation and why we need expertsThe handling of bullying allegations against Priti Patel Banning lobby journalists and what this means for our democracy Why Boris Johnson's absence during the floods mattersBoris Johnson's babyCan Amazon's warehouse tours help to change perceptions of the company's working conditions? Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from...

Duration:00:58:52

PR Bants: In conversation with Steve Reed MP

2/3/2020
In this specical edition of PR Bants, we are joined by the Labour and Co-operative Member of Parliament for Croydon North, Steve Reed. Our discussion covers the following: Why Labour suffered such a massive election defeatHow to rebuild the Labour partyThe Labour leadership raceThe role of media in political discourseBrexitHow politicians can rebuild trust in the era of fake news Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from...

Duration:00:38:13

PR Bants #38

1/27/2020
Episode 38 of PR Bants covers these topics: Harry and MeghanLawrence Fox and gaslighting individuals who share their lived experience of racism Dominic Cummings' unconventional job advert Moving the House of Lords outside London: PR fluff or a symbol of real change?Is the proposed moratorium on the use of facial recognition technology too little, too late? Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at...

Duration:00:49:42

PR Bants: Predictions for 2020

12/31/2019
In this special edition of PR Bants, we make predictions about what is in store for the world of public relations, media, politics, and everything in-between, in 2020. Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck

Duration:00:44:27

PR Bants: A review of 2019

12/24/2019
In this special edition of PR Bants we review some of the news stories, PR campaigns and political events that captured our attention in 2019. Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck

Duration:00:27:49

PR Bants #37

12/11/2019
Episode #37 of PR Bants covers these topics: Pre-election musings and the state of political discourseWhy NATO needs a PR campaign Will impeachment affect how Trump is perceived or how people vote?Is there a credible reason why Blue Story was banned from cinemas? Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck

Duration:00:40:05

PR Bants: Prince Andrew's Newsnight interview

11/17/2019
In this special episode of PR Bants, we discuss Prince Andrew's 'no-holds barred' interview with Emily Maitlis on BBC Newsnight. Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck

Duration:00:21:49

PR Bants #36

11/4/2019
Episode #36 of PR Bants covers these topics: Did McDonald's make the right decision to withdraw its 'Sundae Bloody Sundae' adverts?Thoughts on the Government's 'Get Ready for Brexit' campaignHow political parties should pitch themselves ahead of the general electionWhy Twitter's ban on political adverts is an important stepWhy trust in social media platforms is on the decline Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck -...

Duration:00:39:53

PR Bants #35

10/21/2019
Episode #35 of PR Bants covers these topics: Barclays Bank's confused message about axing cash withdrawals from Post OfficesThe PRCA steps in to help PR businesses deal with the potential of a No Deal BrexitHow communication and lobbying tactics are being deployed in the E-cigarette industryHow Epic Games handled the reaction to Fortnite being turned into a "black hole"Why Poundland's invisibility cloak has got everybody talking Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting...

Duration:00:35:23

PR Bants #34

10/9/2019
Episode 34 of PR Bants covers these topics: : The Home Office's anti-knife campaign Can KFC credibly tap into the growing market for plant-based foods?Why Pampers campaign to install baby changing units in men's toilets is a win-winWhy #CharitySoWhite was an important wake-up call for the charity sectorAnti-vaxxers and why the truth mattersThree positions itself as the UK's leading mobile network in the race for 5G Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using...

Duration:00:44:30

PR Bants Dilemmas: Sexual Harassment in the PR industry

8/27/2019
We look at the case of junior PR agency worker who has been sexually harassed by a client and is scared to speak up, due to being worried about the impact this may have on her career and the agency-client relationship. Listen to how we solve this dilemma. Happy listening, and let us know what you think by tweeting @PRbants using the hashtag #PRbants Music from Jukedeck - create your own at Jukedeck

Duration:00:04:44