‘Plum’ Christmas adverts 2016

Watching the John Lewis Christmas advert has become as illustrative of the festive season having arrived, as the Coca Cola lorry driving through town or the X Factor finalists racing to number one.  The competition to create the best Christmas ad of the year is expected to cost UK companies £5.6 billion this year. As […]

Campaigning in the presidential elections

Earlier this month I took 10 days leave from Plum and travelled to Miami, Florida to work on a Presidential campaign. The programme I’m involved with is called 45ForThe45th – 45 young people for the 45th Presidential elections. The programme’s initiative surrounds the issue of youth engagement in politics, or rather, unfortunately, the lack of […]

Plum Build-a-Bear

Enter our colouring competition to win Plum’s bear – #BearToCare

We are running a children’s colouring competition with a difference. Asking for entrants to make a donation to our Christmas collection for the Weston-super-Mare Foodbank. New figures, released by The Trussel Trust this month, show an increase in demand for foodbanks in the South West. This year alone, the Weston-super-Mare Foodbank has helped feed 3,273 people […]