Creative Concern

Communications for a sustainable future

December 2016

The Greater Manchester Spatial Framework (GMSF) is an ambitious plan to establish new homes, jobs and green space across the city region over the next 20 years. The Framework has been drawn up by 10 districts of Greater Manchester, working together as the Greater Manchester Combined Authority (GMCA), and we were delighted to be invited to work up and deliver the communications strategy to tell key stakeholders, including the general public, all about it – and encourage them to participate in the subsequent consultation.

We Are The Climate Generation

Taking action on climate change ahead of COP21

Working together with our DNS network of European agencies, We Are The Climate Generation aims to raise awareness and demand action on climate change ahead of the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (COP21) in Paris, 2015.


A new HOME for the arts in Manchester...

A new HOME for art, theatre and film in Manchester.

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MAG (Mines Advisory Group)

MAG: saving lives; building futures

'Efficiency, Effectiveness and Impact in Mine Action' : Promoting MAG's fantastic work.

University of Leeds: Sustainability Services

A revamped, responsive sustainability website...

A revamped, responsive website to promote the University's Sustainability Service while engaging and informing multiple audiences.

Co-operatives Fortnight

The wonderful world of co-operatives

A national campaign to promote the wonderful world of co-operatives, and how doing business co-operatively is fair for customers, producers and suppliers.

BBC North Brand

The BBC moves to Salford

We developed the current branding for BBC North after the move of five key departments from London to Salford. 

Forestry Commission: Land management

Brian Blessed talks trees

We helped the Forestry Commission launch a land management campaign around Cannock Chase with a film featuring Brian Blessed.


Developing the brand and messaging for Asda's sustainability work.

Developing the brand and messaging for Asda's sustainability work.

Eden Rivers Trust: Saving Eden

A plan to save the River Eden

Creative Concern copy edited, designed and produced the Saving Eden Catchment Management Plan.