Waste Awareness Wales – Full House campaign

In January 2014, Equinox was commissioned by Waste Awareness Wales to develop and deliver a bespoke three month marketing campaign to support three specific Local Authorities, in Neath Port Talbot, Caerphilly and Wrexham, in increasing recycling rates by encouraging all members in the household to recycle, from every room in the house – not just […]

Launching Great Taste Awards in Wales

2015 saw judging of the Welsh product entries in the annual UK Great Taste Awards take place for the first time in Wales, at Cardiff’s St. David’s Hotel in June.  Equinox was commissioned by the Welsh Government to generate Wales-wide coverage around the judging to kick start the Awards PR campaign in Wales as well […]

Pack Your Imagination – Welsh Government Cadw

Pack Your Imagination – Welsh Government Cadw The brief: The brief was to devise a campaign to encourage more families to explore Cadw sites by positioning Cadw sites as a brilliant family day out.   Challenges we faced included: Competition for media coverage in lead up to Easter holidays with other tourism providers, Promoting the […]

Launching the Smoking Ban in Cars with Children for the Welsh Government

Following a public consultation and ‘yes’ vote by the Welsh Government, from 01 October 2015, it became illegal in Wales, and in England, to smoke in private vehicles when someone under the age of 18 is present. Equinox was commissioned to devise and implement a Wales-wide PR campaign (14 September through to 30 October 2015) […]

Launching a new parental engagement campaign for the Welsh Government

The Education Begins at Home (EBAH) campaign was launched by the Minister for Education and Skills, Huw Lewis AM, in May 2014 to bridge the learning gap between the most affluent and deprived areas in Wales by demonstrating how little things that parents do at home will help children do better in school.  Equinox was […]

Welsh Energy Sector Training (WEST) ‘Promoting the WEST Conference’

The Mission The overarching objective of this campaign was to publicise the WEST ‘Training Taster Day’ Conference at the Liberty Stadium to attract attendees (125 in total) and encourage businesses to incorporate low carbon solutions into their day-to-day operations. Our Approach Invites sent directly to all key known stakeholders six to eight weeks prior to […]

Swim Wales

Swim Wales ‘Making Waves in Wales’

Our Mission Equinox Communications was commissioned (in April 2014) to raise awareness of the Swim Wales Aqua Passport initiative and support the collective Welsh Government & partner organisations’ vision of making every child in Wales a swimmer by 2020. Our Approach Equinox delivered a three month stakeholder and media relations campaign from June to August […]

Case Studies - Public Sectors Services - Swansea Bay City Region

Swansea Bay City Region

Our Mission In July 2013 Swansea Bay became Wales’ first City Region and with it, Neath Port Talbot County Borough Council, was announced as one of the four founding Local Authorities alongside Pembrokeshire, Carmarthenshire and the City and County of Swansea.  Equinox Communications, as the retained PR and marketing agency for Neath Port Talbot County […]

Rural Events Network

The Rural Events Network is a project set up by The Vale of Glamorgan Council to establish an events network which aims to bring together rural event organisers from the local area to network and take advantage of information provision and sharing and the use of free stock equipment. Our Mission Equinox Communications was commissioned […]

Value Wales

Value Wales was established in 2002 by the Welsh Assembly Government to drive improvements in procurement practice across the entire public sector in Wales and act as a catalyst for savings within the economy, environment and communities of Wales. Our Mission Equinox was commissioned to develop and implement an effective communications strategy to improve awareness […]

The Electoral Commission

The Electoral Commission (EC) is an independent body set up by the UK Parliament. It regulates party and election finance and sets standards for well-run elections. The Commission is independent of Government and answerable to Parliament. Our Mission Equinox was commissioned to implement a profile raising PR campaign in Wales with the aim of promoting […]

National Waterfront Museum

Equinox was commissioned to manage the media relations for Wales’ proposed £30million national museum of industrial and maritime history in Swansea. Our Mission The National Waterfront Museum Swansea was awarded more than £10million from the Heritage Lottery Fund, the biggest award in Wales, and our role was one of advisor to maximise the media coverage […]

Dyfed Powys Criminal Justice

Local Criminal Justice Boards were established in 2003 to improve confidence in the criminal justice system, in particular to help witnesses, victims or crime or people from a black or ethnic minority community. Our Mission In 2004, Equinox was commissioned by Dyfed Powys Local Criminal Justice Board to draft and implement a broad communications strategy. […]