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Strategic communications support that helps our clients

create happier and healthier communities

A bit about us

We provide strategic communications support that helps our clients create happier and healthier communities.

Our clients include social movements, charities, social enterprises,  private businesses and arts organisations.

What we do

“The expertise and knowledge that High-Rise provide is incredibly valuable, and is applied with enthusiasm, creativity, insight and dedication.”

Tracy Fishwick,

People’s Powerhouse and Transform Lives Company

We listen

We listen carefully to what our clients say they need and then advise on the best communications approach – making sure budget is used wisely and reaches the right target audiences.

From helping you organise an event that gets the right people in the room, to developing a PR campaign to raise your profile and support your strategic goals, we can help.

Contact Managing Director Helen Furnivall by email [email protected] or by phoning 07921 021 326.


Our first step is always working with you to understand what you are hoping to achieve. Services we may then offer as part of an integrated communications package of support include:


Internal Communications and Change Communications support

Badly managed internal or change communications can quickly become an external relations and brand problem. But it’s surprising how often internal communications is overlooked or seen as a ‘nice to have’ rather than a ‘need to have.’ Read more

Video Production

We can support with all aspects of video production and film in 4K as standard. With video production clients including Greater Manchester Talent Match, the People’s Powerhouse movement and Manchester charity The Men’s Room we are the Manchester video production agency of choice where there is a story about real people and their lives to tell. Read more

Event Management

We have proven experience with managing high profile events with clients including Greater Manchester Talent Match and Greater Manchester Social Enterprise Network. From securing a venue and booking speakers to managing ticket bookings, sorting out the AV, inviting journalists and managing social media on the day – we can help. Read more
reputation management

Reputation Management

If you find yourself in a breaking news situation or dealing with an unexpected reputational crisis we are the agency to contact. From preparing media statements and briefings to making sure media spokespeople are briefed with the right messages we can help get a media crisis under control. Read more
High Rise Public Relations & Media

Public Relations & Media

We have excellent media contacts and can help with every aspect of PR support from developing a media campaign or arranging a report launch to press release writing and distribution. We can also offer media training for your company spokespeople if required. Read more
High Rise Media Training

Media Training

Media training helps ensure your company spokespeople feel confident ahead of any interview and equipped to get your key messages across without getting flustered. Our training covers all kinds of media interview including recorded TV and radio studio and outside broadcast scenarios. Read more
Digital Marketing

Digital Marketing

We work alongside a digital marketing agency based in Greater Manchester called Relative Marketing. They specialise in digital marketing strategy and implementation, design, development and social media marketing. Working with Relative we ensure you have end to end support across all channels of communication. Read more
High Rise Communication Strategy

Communications Strategy

You don’t have to be a big organisation to have a communications strategy. We can help you and your team work through and set down what your communications goals and targets should be to best support your strategic aims. This will help ensure that everyone in your organisation is pulling in the same direction and that the right communications activities are prioritised. Read more


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High Rise Client Logo - Hope Mill Theatre
High Rise Client Logos Laidbare Theatre
High Rise Client Logos - Manchester Modernist Society
High Rise Client Logos - The People's Powerhouse
High Rise Client Logo - Reach Volunteering
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High Rise client logos - Transform Lives Company


Building Back Better: Transformation in a time of crisis

The global COVID-19 pandemic has sent shockwaves through society and the economy as the biggest crisis we’ve been through since the second world war. The arts, charities and social enterprises which High-Rise provides communications support to, are struggling. These bodies contribute to stronger communities, but many have had to furlough staff and are now wondering […]

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The People’s Powerhouse tells us about the importance of local communities

At High-Rise, we’ve seen the amazing work people and organisations are doing during the COVID-19 pandemic to help the communities suffering most. The world has been turned upside down, but it’s been a chance to look back on how we had been going so wrong as a society – and to build back better. Through […]

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Read Some Of Our Brilliant Testimonials From Clients And Our Partnerships Working Together

High Rise Client - 53 2 logo

Manchester Theatre and Arts Space 53TWO

Working with Helen from High-Rise has been above and beyond what we ever expected. We knew we needed someone to focus our PR and marketing efforts to make a real impact and Helen did not only that, but went above and beyond, really making a difference not just to the one specific event but for our whole venue. We will definitely be working with High-Rise and Helen again.

Simon Naylor, Founder

High Rise Client Logos - Manchester Modernist Society


High-Rise Communications have been a great help to The Modernist Society. They have really helped us to increase our profile regionally and nationally, including for some very important projects which might have otherwise gone under the radar, like our Save UMIST campaign.

Jack Hale

High Rise client logos - Transform Lives Company


The expertise and knowledge that High-Rise provide is incredibly valuable, and is applied with enthusiasm, creativity, insight and dedication. From strategic comms support, blogs, social media campaigns, video production, PR, national, regional and local press and media coverage – they handle it all with ease, efficiency, professionalism. Don’t hesitate to work with High-Rise.


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