Five Great Tools to Support Young People Into Digital Technology

by Sheilagh Kernaghan | 25th July 2017
The UK is in the midst of a crippling digital skills shortage. 12.6 million adults are lacking basic digital skills and it is costing the UK £63 billion a year. However, the impact is not just financial. The digital skills shortage also has a negative impact on innovation, business growth,… Read More

Join our growing team

by Sheilagh Kernaghan | 18th July 2017
Creative Designer and Artworker The Loft, an award-winning brand and digital design agency are looking for a creative designer and artworker to join our growing team. This opportunity is perfect for a hands-on designer who loves to work on a diverse range of projects. We are looking for someone with… Read More

We’re hiring!

by Sheilagh Kernaghan | 4th July 2017
Photography and Video Content Creator for Social Media We are looking for a dynamic social media content creator to assist with visual storytelling through beautiful photography and video. You do not need to have a qualification but may be best suited to a graduate or freelancer looking to work part or… Read More

Lights. Camera. Action.

by Sofi Evans | 31st January 2017
Last week, we began work on a brand video for our clients, Blueoak Estates, who are luxury property developers based in Chester City Centre. Brand videos encapsulate the brand message, values, branding, style and personality in one short clip so they are a valuable marketing tool. We had spent… Read More

A Digital Jargon Buster

by Sheilagh Kernaghan | 25th January 2017
The Government Digital Inclusion Strategy have recently disclosed that 21% of the British population do not recognise the benefits of the digital world because they are lacking basic digital skills. To put this into perspective, this is equivalent to 11 million people. More surprisingly, up to 50% of… Read More

The Loft Encourages Gender Diversity

by Sheilagh Kernaghan | 20th December 2016
According to the UK Commission for Employment and Skills (UKCES), 74% of jobs in the digital sector are filled by men. However, The Loft believe that diversity and equal opportunities bring fresh, original ideas which help to maximise creativity. In fact, Forbes recently found that female… Read More

Vote for Becki in the Downtown Women In Business Awards

by Sheilagh Kernaghan | 20th December 2016
We are delighted to share that The Loft’s managing and creative director, Becki Wilson, has been nominated for the Northern Power Women Small Business Award 2017, which is given to the business which works to positively build the skills of women as a key component of its growth strategy. When… Read More

Five Benefits of Working With A Google Partner

by Sheilagh Kernaghan | 20th December 2016
This October, The Loft were thrilled to be invited by Google to join them as a Google Partner. Google Partners are agencies, marketing professionals, and online experts who have been certified by Google to manage online advertising campaigns.  This is an extraordinary accomplishment for The Loft as a small albeit passionate team of… Read More

Introducing Sheilagh, our new Digital Marketing Executive.

by Sheilagh Kernaghan | 20th December 2016
When Becki, our founder and managing director, first established The Loft in 2007, she set out to create a unique brand and digital agency, which strives for excellence and offers first-class customer care. This year, we decided that we wanted to push this further and become a “bolt-on” facility for… Read More