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Give your business the ultimate PR boost.

If you’re looking for a PR partner that will put you ahead of the competition and improve your bottom line – then you’ve come to the right place.

Auvent PR delivers PR with no jargon, no BS and no hefty price tag!

Our results speak for themselves. We regularly secure coverage for clients in national, regional and trade media - and work with media outlets across the world.

We work with clients across the globe, from a range of sectors, while our portfolio of clients are primarily from the spirits & wine, hospitality, food, and travel sectors.

You can hire Auvent PR for a one-off project or on a rolling basis, as we don't tie clients to retainer - and never will!

We understand today’s media landscape and through our experience, our connections and media opportunities, we get results.

Discover what we can do for you.


Baldwin Projects art

Auvent PR enters the artworld with new client wins

Auvent PR has had two new clients come on board this autumn. In a first for the business, Auvent PR is working with London art gallery, Baldwin Projects, which focuses on ‘era-defining’ contemporary works from the likes of Andy Warhol, Damien Hirst and Keith Harding. Founded by Adam Baldwin, the gallery has conducted more than …

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In the Welsh Wind secure Harvey Nichols deal

In the Welsh Wind distillery has struck a major deal with luxury department store Harvey Nichols to stock two of its award-winning craft gins. It is the first major partnership with a UK retailer for Cardigan-based In the Welsh Wind, which has been proactively seeking new avenues to market for its distinctive spirits. The west …

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Advisor offers top five tips to ease airport travel chaos

Global Travel Collection UK travel advisor, Duncan Greenfield-Turk, owner of Global Travel Moments, has five tips to ease the misery at airports this summer. We worked with Duncan to get some key tips given the ongoing travel issues at UK airports, caused via a variety of reasons. As a more generic story, the tips were …

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In The Welsh Wind

Triple Success for Eccentric Spirit Co at Gin Masters 2022

Eccentric Spirits, distilled at award-winning Welsh distillery In The Welsh Wind, has added to its growing portfolio of awards with triple success at the prestigious Global Gin Masters 2022. Young Tom Gin has been awarded the ultimate accolade with a Master Medal in the Old Tom Gin Category, while Dewi Sant Gin and Cardiff Dry …

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Lu Ban Wokstar winner

Lu Ban Wokstar winner unveiled

Over the course of the past six weeks Auvent PR has been delivering PR support for the new Wokstar hospitality competition for college students. We have worked with Lu Ban Restaurant, which held the final in mid-June, and Lu Ban Foundation – a charitable organisation aimed at supporting Chinese Culinary Arts, to deliver a wide …

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Dave Critchley with Visit England gold award

Lu Ban strikes gold in VisitEngland Awards

Lu Ban Restaurant has won one of the country’s major tourism awards after claiming gold at the VisitEngland Awards for Excellence 2022. The iconic Liverpool restaurant, located in Cain’s Brewery in the city’s vibrant Baltic Triangle, won the Taste of England award, beating off competition from Moor Hall Restaurant with Rooms, Lancashire, which took silver, …

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work with Auvent PR

PR is all about enhancing your business.

  • PR develops your brand
  • PR is about authenticity
  • PR is about trust

We can offer a range of PR services that will bolster your brand, your products and services, and your profile.

We can advise you on the best strategy and the perfect PR activity that meets your ambitions and goals.


The POWER CALL is your 30 minute FREE consultation to see how your business can get the best out PR.

This is your opportunity to raise questions and seek solutions that will work for your business and your brand.

Together, we will focus on what’s important to you and find solutions that PR can deliver your goals and benefit your business.

Want to start that journey?

Book your FREE POWER CALL consultation now.

PR strategy

Idea generation

Media Relations

Press releases


Media events


Event PR

Media competitions

Web content

Editorial support



When you hire Auvent PR, you work with Lee McLaughlan - and no-one else.

Lee has more than 25 years’ experience in journalism and PR, and that makes a huge impact when he's taking to journalists and pitching your story.

You are in safe hands with Lee, an NCTJ qualified journalist who spent 10 years in newspapers and radio – covering news and sport, including the Wimbledon Tennis Champions, the Ryder Cup, and the Fifa World Cup.

 Lee also spent a decade in senior PR roles for the Professional Golfers’ Association working on numerous campaigns and with the likes of Coca Cola, Titleist and Peugeot.

He was also PR manager at the Manufacturing Technology Centre, working with government departments, Innovate UK, the CBI and major companies such as Panasonic, HS2, Rolls Royce and Siemens.

Lee is an Accredited PR Practitioner with the CIPR. He has begun the WSET qualifications and is working on improving his French.


These are just some of our current and recent clients, and you can read some of the coverage gained for them here

If you would like to be part of the Auvent PR client hall of fame, email or schedule a FREE POWER CALL consultation and let's work together.



Sally Sellwood

Content & HR manager, In The Welsh Wind

Lee has worked with us at In the Welsh Wind Distillery to help us develop targeted press releases.

He has also secured PR opportunities for the distillery, one of which has led to significant national coverage of the distillery.

He is easy to work with and responsive, and we are very pleased with the results we have achieved together.

abjel communications

Adisa Manor-Wilks

Director, Abjel Communications

I have used Auvent PR on a range of writing and PR projects. Whether it’s a press release, op-ed, feature, speech or overseeing a publication project, Lee has delivered – and quickly. Always a pleasure to work with.

Total Insight Theatre

Adam Tulloch

Chief executive, Total Insight Theatre

We have been working with Auvent PR for a number of months and it has been a brilliant experience.

Lee's knowledge and insight has been a real asset to our organisation and he has been able to secure some fantastic coverage for us, tailoring his approach to each announcement to make the most of it.