PR Bants

PR Bants

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A podcast exploring current affairs through a PR lens


Bants #46
Jul 12 • 40 min
Episode 46 of PR Bants covers these topics: * Boris Johnson’s plan to ‘build build build’ and his New Deal for Britain* Confusion around the lockdown in Leicester * Is Keir Starmer the preffered choice for prime minister?* Politics, communication and the…
Bants: Black Lives Matter
Jun 5 • 27 min
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…
Bants: Dominic Cummings’ press conference
May 25 • 20 min
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…
Bants #45
May 20 • 58 min
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 resume* Who’s winning the argument? Keir Starmer…
Bants #44
May 11 • 52 min
Episode 44 of PR Bants covers these topics: * Prime Minister Boris Johnson’s address to the nation and the ‘stay alert’ message* Coronavirus and its impact on people from Black and Minority Ethnic backgrounds * Will the UK government’s Covid tracking app…
Bants #43
Apr 20 • 53 min
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…
Bants #42
Apr 9 • 37 min
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…
Bants #41
Mar 30 • 34 min
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…
Bants #40
Mar 23 • 33 min
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…
Bants #39
Mar 9 • 58 min
Episode 39 of PR Bants covers these topics: * Coronavirus, misinformation and why we need experts* The handling of bullying allegations against Priti Patel * Banning lobby journalists and what this means for our democracy * Why Boris Johnson’s absence…