Our Blog

Here at PamLloyd we are lucky to have an energetic, forward-looking team who embrace social media and use it to power our clients' food and drink PR and marketing.

This blog features contributions from our multi-talented team, and covers a range of topics and issues that we hope give you an insight into what makes PamLloyd tick.

Bomboloni Launch Night

Posted by Olivia Bennett
9Jun2017

Bomboloni is the new Italian family restaurant opening Wednesday 14th June on Gloucester road. It will be serving Italian food in a relaxed environment, perfect for friends and family at any time of the day.

We were delighted to be working on their launch event that took place last night introducing press and bloggers to their offering for the first time.

PLPR Cooks the Books

Posted by Polly Akielan
26May2017

This month we’ve been exploring the brilliant Genevieve Taylor’s Masterchef: Street Food of the World book.

The concept is simple: pick something from the book. Cook it up in generous portions. Serve to the team and watch everyone smile.

Demuths Food Photography Day

Posted by Olivia Bennett
16May2017

On Sunday I was lucky enough to spend the day at Demuth’s Cookery School in Bath on a food photography course with Rob Wicks of Eat Pictures.

Being an amateur photographer, and not straying far away from taking food snaps with my iPhone, I was very keen to learn more about the technique behind taking a good food photo on a proper dSLR camera. 

World Cocktail Day

Posted by Heather Munro
12May2017

May 13th is World Cocktail Day, a celebration of all things, shaken, stirred and poured over ice. Here at PamLloyd we love a good tipple and will definitely be out and about tomorrow, sipping the best Bristol has to offer. We’ve put together a list of some of our most recent cocktail adventures, favourite flavours and top drinking spots in Bristol.

 

Pam - Hubbox

Tracking the trends at IFE 2017

Posted by Rosie Godwin
12Apr2017

At the end of March, I headed to IFE (The international food & drink event), the UK’s biggest and most important food and drink trade show. It’s a fantastic four day event with plenty of opportunity to stay up-to-date with the latest trends and network with the industry’s finest food businesses.  

#OiConf – Three things that made me sit up and listen

Posted by Polly Akielan
6Apr2017

It was my first OiConf (that’s online influence to you and me). I’m trepidatious writing this blog, as one of the things that raised a chuckle from me was in fact this cartoon.

 

Mother’s Day Recipes

Posted by Heather Munro
23Mar2017

Show your mum how much you love her this Mother's Day by making her something delicious. Treat mum to breakfast in bed, a special Sunday lunch and a sweet treat in the afternoon and a delicious dinner with these recipes, guaranteed to put a smile on mum’s face.

Breakfast in Bed

Mother's Day Gifts

Posted by Rosie Godwin
17Mar2017

With Mother's Day just around the corner, you may be stumped for what to get that special lady in your life. We’ve come up with a suggestion to cater for every mum out there, whether she likes a drink of an evening, or always looks forward to something sweet after a meal, we’ve chosen the perfect gifts to show mum how much you care.

For the sweet tooth: M'Hencha

7 Top Tips for Taking Food Photos

Posted by Heather Munro
7Mar2017

Here at PamLloyd we love taking photos of food and drink and working with talented photographers. Whether we’re with our restaurant clients, on set with a pro team, or here in our in house studio; on our phones or with a professional camera, we’re always looking to make food and drink look its best. Just check out our social media feeds on Twitter, 

Buzzing to be working with HUBBOX

Posted by Pam Lloyd
2Mar2017

We're all super excited to be working on the launch of HUBBOX, arriving in Bristol this spring.

HUBBOX runs restaurants specialising in burgers, dogs and beers and is hurtling towards Whiteladies Road, work starts on site next week.

The old Las Iguanas unit, opposite Clifton Down shopping centre, will be home to the sixth site for the brand. HUBBOX is already thriving in Truro, Exeter and Plymouth; it has a beach bar on Pentewan Sands and also has its mothership, ‘Hub’ in St Ives.