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Helen Dugdale


Writer/PR Consultant

Helen Dugdale

Helen is founder of Scribble – the little, but mighty PR and writing agency based in Altrincham. She has over 18 years experience writing for and promoting events and brands aimed at children and families. Helen has written and created content for children’s books, educational resources, TV and radio and (fun!) corporate literature.

Past and present clients include Soreen; Mumpanel; Children’s Media Conference; BFI; Children’s Adventure Farm Trust; Imperial War Museum (North); Manchester Art Galleries and K7 Media.

Helen's Sessions

Report - Merging Digital and Physical Experiences 

Posted on: Saturday 06 July 2019 10:51pm

Merging Digital and Physical Experiences was a friendly and informal panel discussion looking at the way real-world play and digital play are now entwined. The panel discussed how to help some parents to overcome their resistance to the world of digital as it is now linked to many of their children’s…

Report – Creative Keynote: Horrible Histories The Movie

Posted on: Thursday 04 July 2019 11:07am

Changemaker singer/songwriter Sapphire introduced tonight’s keynote session with a breathtaking rendition of 'Shallow (A Star is Born)' before an impassioned plea to the audience concerning the struggles teenagers are facing when it comes to mental health issues. Her rally for change in content moderation focused in on social platform Instagram…

Report – Put Your Money Where Your Mouth Is

Posted on: Wednesday 03 July 2019 11:13pm

Five creative producers stepped up to the podium to pitch their ideas to the friendly industry dragons. The million dollar question is, who will walk away with investment? King Banana with Me Time pitch kicked off with the audience closing their eyes and cleverly taking some "Me Time". In a…

Report - Limiting the Limitless?

Posted on: Wednesday 03 July 2019 3:14pm

This Question Time style session saw an industry panel face pre-planned questions from the audience about several challenging areas, including the new Young Audiences Content Fund, how they really feel around SVODS and how to tackle the safety of kids online. Illustration: Greg McLeod. Takeaway: The industry welcomes the Young…

Report - CMC Skillbuilder Bible & Pitch

Posted on: Tuesday 02 July 2019 11:45pm

With a team of industry gurus to guide our delegates through the tricky but essential world of crafting the perfect pitch, there was talk of whether bibles were even still ‘a thing’. In this round-table format, delegates could discuss their ideas and get honest and workable feedback from those that…