Posted in May 2012

WE HAVE A LOGO

WE HAVE A LOGO

  We’re embarrassingly excited today as we get to launch the brand spanking new campaign logo! The great thing about the logo is – not only does it look brilliant – it was also designed by a young(ish) Rhondda graphic designer, Oliver Powell.   Not bad for someone from the “tranquil hamlet towns” of the Valleys eh? … Continue reading

The Valleys on Sunday!

As you get up lazily on your Sunday morning and check out the papers with a cuppa, keep your eyes peeled for The Valleys Are Here. You’ll find us featured in today’s Wales on Sunday. The story was a good way to round off an exciting week for the campaign – as we launched the website,  … Continue reading

Campaign hits the Indy

Campaign hits the Indy

This week’s Independent on Sunday had a huge splash on ‘The Valleys is Coming’.  The page 5 article highlighted how annoyed people are about the misleading way MTV have spoken about the Valleys so far. Valleys’ MP Chris Bryant called the show “hideously patronising” and James Bevan from ‘The Valleys are Here’ said that “We won’t … Continue reading

MTV Bosses can’t take a joke

MTV Bosses can’t take a joke

When we started this we thought that MTV might call us a bunch of miserable killjoys, but it seems they are the ones who can’t take a joke. Before casting began a spoof twitter account was set up (not by us) to poke fun at the MTV project. After winning over 10,000  followers (10 times more than the official feed), grumpy … Continue reading