News

The world of digital communications is evolving fast and Reading Room is at the forefront of that change. It means that there's always something new happening that you can find out about here.

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Glasgow bid site goes live

01/06/2007

The Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games bid website (www.glasgow2014.com), designed and developed by Reading Room following a six-way pitch against a mix of Scottish and English consultancies, is launched as the city pushes its campaign ahead of the final selection in November.

Four Reading Room projects shortlisted for CIPR Excellence Awards

01/05/2007

Digital projects for The Commission for Social Care Inspection (CSCI), The British Heart Foundation, and Manchester Metropolitan University (MMU) have been shortlisted in the Chartered Institute of Public Relations (CIPR) Excellence Awards 2007 - the most demanding in the public relations profession.

Blue Peter, Green Peter, Aliens and Reading Room

01/05/2007

Building on the success of its inaugural Green Peter edition last May, this spring's Green Peter special will use new levels of interactivity to get across the message of 'act now to save the earth.

YHA wins 'Best Use of Technology' Award

01/05/2007

YHA's website won the 'Best Use of Technology' Award at this year's SDL Tridion World event in Amsterdam.

Students - Our Future Digital Talent

01/05/2007

Reading Room are helping to pave the way for the next generation of talent to enter the digital industry. In addition to our graduate recruitment scheme, we have worked with Brunel University in launching a design challenge targeting 2nd year multimedia students.

The Dark Archivist brings history to life

01/04/2007

Specifically targeted at engaging children of 12-16 years the "Dark Archivist" character helps the user explore Oxford County by using an interactive online map found at www.darkarchivist.com. Hotspots uncover stories and allow the user to view historical documents. It also has a time traveller quiz with access to masses of historical information

We're backing the bid!

01/04/2007

The Glasgow 2014 Commonwealth Games bid team is to step up its campaign with a redesign of its website as it pushes its campaign ahead of the final selection in November. Reading Room were appointed following a six-way pitch against a mix of Scottish and English consultancies.

Discovering the Welsh Countryside has never been easier!

01/03/2007

Accessible interactive maps, new chapters, and easy access to online publications are all brand new features on a new look website - www.ccw.gov.uk - being launched by the Countryside Council of Wales on Monday 26th March 2007.

Reading Room acknowledged as one of the UK's best businesses

01/02/2007

Reading Room has been shortlisted for the 'VC backed Business of the Year' in a search to find the very best of the UK's best performing and most dynamic mid market companies by the Fast Growth Business Awards - judged by a panel of some of the UK's best-known business leaders.