Mary Whitehouse

Word Service Marketing Communications

United Kingdom

Freelance copywriter, PR and marketing communications professional.
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Portfolio

Websites / landing pages

Plena Health
2022
Live your best life

Website promoting personalised nutrition strategies for hormonal health, for women at key life stages.

Royal Life Saving Society
A year of Commonwealth celebrations

A microsite celebrating the 125th anniversary of the foundation of the the Royal Life Saving Society. Part my contract as communications lead for the anniversary year.

Happy Giraffe
Making brands happy

A website copy refresh for Happy Giraffe, an award-winning full-service creative brand agency

Reports / white papers

Reckitt
Shining a light on inclusion

Reckitt's global gender pay report for 2021. All interviewing, writing and editing for a 36-page document.

Canal & River Trust
A review of the year

Annual Report for Canal & River Trust in the West Midlands. Compiling and editing news articles and reports to give a review of the year.

Brochures / Print

Fairlight
A lawn tennis legacy

The story of a historic home and family and their place in the birth of the game of lawn tennis. The brochure is presented to tennis fans from around the world who visit Fairlight every year.

Brockway Carpets
Designer Collection

Campaign to launch Brockway Carpets' Designer Collection. Included copy for brochure and website, newsletters and launching to key homes/lifestyle media editors

Resonance
The first year

Degree course prospectus for the the opening year at Resonance

Grace Homes
The Orchard

Copy for development brochure for Grace Homes, creators of high quality, distinctive Homes

Royal Life Saving Society
125th Anniversary record of celebration

All copy for a limited edition book which was presented at the close of 2016 to the Society's Patron, HM The Queen, and its President, HRH Prince Michael of Kent.

The Mailbox
Welcome to the new Mailbox

'Coffee-table' style brochure designed to attract new food & beverage tenants to Birmingham's most exclusive retail centre.

Emails

King Edward VI Sixth Form College
Five reasons

One of four emails promoting the college to Y11 students

Press coverage

Stopcocks Women Plumbers - Positive News
01/08/2021
National Register of Tradeswomen

A mini-press project highlighting the imminent launch of the National Register of Tradeswomen by Stopcocks' founder, Hattie Hasan MBE.

Royal Life Saving Society - Commonwealth Voices
2016
125 years of drowning prevention

Article in the April 2016 edition of the magazine of the Royal Commonwealth Society

University of Birmingham - UK Quantum Technology Hub
Quantum technology for infrastructure projects

Article outlining how the UoB's world-leading Quantum Technology programme could contribute to accelerating the delivery of major infrastructure projects.

Oak Four Financial Planning - Solicitors Journal
Where's the equity?

Editorial feature in Solicitors Journal exploring financial planning options for law firm partners

Blogs / articles

The Phone Co-op
Why Fairtrade is good for Business

World Fair Trade Day, a worldwide celebration of the contribution made by Fairtrade to sustainable development, especially where it empowers smaller producers, addresses gender inequality and encourages responsible production practices.

The Phone Co-op
Upstairs, downstairs: how Wi-Fi Gold can cure the Wi-Fi divide

We use Wi-Fi in almost every room. But a recent report revealed that half of us are put off from buying or living in a home if it has poor Wi-Fi distribution, with 12% of families having arguments over substandard connectivity around the house.

Video scripting

Advertising