April Fool’s Day – who had us fooled and who was fooling themselves?

Every year on 1stApril, I open up my social media and news apps and read everything with more than an air of scepticism, determined not to be taken in by any of the (many) April Fools stories that have been seeded in to press by not only eager PR agencies and brand reps, but the press themselves.

Our Top Five Ancoats Spots

It's been a couple of years since Avant moved into its HQ in Ancoats, and we've seen the area grow hugely in popularity since - with new apartments being built, as well as coffee shops, restaurants and bars opening up, there's now a distinct buzz about the place.

An Exciting Start to 2018

With 2018 whizzing by (it’s already mid-March!), there have been many exciting developments at Avant PR and we thought it time for an update! We started the year with a brand new client in the form of fabulous luxury beachwear brand

ANGELA MASON HAIR EXTENSIONS LAUNCHES IN WEST DIDSBURY

Late last week, the Avant PR team joined hair extension specialist Angela Mason to launch her new dedicated extensions salon in West Didsbury, with a fun-filled night of cocktails, champagne, canapés and celebrities - all of our favourite 'C' words! From carefully curating a press and celebrity guest list to arranging paps, organising goody bags and manning the door on the night, the team worked closely with Angela to ensure the event went smoothly and attracted as much buzz around it as possible.

New Spots To Visit In Manchester

Living in the centre of Manchester, it often seems like a new restaurant, bar or coffee shop is opening up on my doorstep (usually literally) every week.