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Rocket takes on Dragon role at the Grove School

We were delighted recently to be taking part as Dragons with client, Eva of Mincher-Lockett & Co. Opticians, and festival partner, Charlotte of Fordhall Farm, at the Grove School for the Ryman National Enterprise Challenge! Congratulations to all the students who took part. See us here in the Shropshire Star. We look forward to [...]

By |2019-06-26T09:30:49+01:00June 26th, 2019|community, marketing|0 Comments

Ginger and Spice Festival Highlights

Our client, Ginger and Spice Festival, have released their highlights of the 2018 festival. Click here to take a look! We are delighted to be working with this award winning, community based, annual food festival, which takes place in and around Market Drayton in North Shropshire. Over the next few weeks we will be [...]

By |2019-04-28T12:52:35+01:00April 28th, 2019|Events|Comments Off on Ginger and Spice Festival Highlights

Goldstone Hall Hotel achieves AA Breakfast Award

AA Breakfast Award for Goldstone Hall Hotel Our client, Goldstone Hall Hotel, has recently received an AA Hotel Services Breakfast Award for 2019. The award is given in recognition of high quality breakfast with an emphasis on the very best locally soured ingredients cooked with skill and passion.

By |2019-04-19T13:56:37+01:00April 19th, 2019|awards|Comments Off on Goldstone Hall Hotel achieves AA Breakfast Award

Mincher-Lockett & Co win UK Fashion Practice of the Year

Rocket’s client, Mincher-Lockett & Co Opticians, wins UK Fashion Practice of The Year The Optician Magazine recently celebrated the best of optical industry at the Optician Awards 2019. Winning an Optician Award is one of the highest accolades for optical professionals, practices and companies to achieve and helps them to gain the recognition [...]

By |2019-04-19T13:03:10+01:00April 19th, 2019|awards|Comments Off on Mincher-Lockett & Co win UK Fashion Practice of the Year

Whale Sharks – why they matter

It will be no news to you that our oceans are overdrawn, threatening countless communities around the world with climate, economic and food insecurities. Not only this, right now 12.7 million tonnes of plastic ends up in our oceans every year (quote: Greenpeace) causing a devastating effect on marine life and their eco-systems. The good [...]

By |2019-04-09T08:47:53+01:00July 1st, 2018|community, environment, Sustainability, volunteering, whale sharks|Comments Off on Whale Sharks – why they matter

Great Design for Business Growth

In our previous blogs we have been discussing the importance of great graphic design for business growth. In this blog we have the pleasure of featuring an interview with Shropshire based graphics designer, Matthew Mills, of Mills Graphics Design:- Q1. What originally made you want to become a graphics designer? If you ask my mother, [...]

By |2019-04-09T08:47:53+01:00June 28th, 2018|design, graphics, marketing|0 Comments

Great design keeps your brand memorable

First Impressions In life, first impressions do matter, and it is no exception when it comes to design. How something, or someone looks, is our first experience of them and typically influences how we make a judgement. Therefore how your logo, marketing materials and website look is important in communicating the values behind your brand [...]

By |2019-04-09T08:47:54+01:00April 23rd, 2018|Blogging, design, Digital|0 Comments

Great design matters!

For marketeers, design plays an essential part in the persuasion process. Great design sells products and is one of the most important things to consider when creating or reviewing your brand identity. The Value of Design, Fact Finder Report Businesses that add value through their design see a greater impact on their profits than [...]

By |2019-04-09T08:47:54+01:00March 11th, 2018|design, Digital, graphics design, marketing, User experience|Comments Off on Great design matters!

RockIT Events sponsor Ginger and Spice Festival 2017

First Annual Ginger and Spice Festival We are delighted to be sponsoring the first annual Ginger and Spice Festival taking place from Wednesday 27th to Saturday 30th September in Market Drayton, Shropshire. This brand new food and drink festival will be celebrating the culinary, heritage and historical links of spices, food [...]

By |2019-04-09T08:47:54+01:00August 8th, 2017|Event planning, Ginger and Spice Festival, Sponsor|Comments Off on RockIT Events sponsor Ginger and Spice Festival 2017

‘Wild Shropshire Foraging Walk’ with James Sherwin

Join local Shropshire Chef, James Sherwin, of the acclaimed Wild-Shropshire-Series of sell-out 'Pop Up' Restaurants, on a guided wild foraging walk around Market Drayton as part of the brand new Ginger and Spice Festival in Market Drayton.  James will lead a guided walk around the town including [...]

By |2019-04-09T08:47:54+01:00August 8th, 2017|Food, Ginger and Spice Festival, Wild Shropshire|Comments Off on ‘Wild Shropshire Foraging Walk’ with James Sherwin