Rewired secures brief for Kirstie Allsopp’s Handmade Fair


Rewired has been appointed by organisers of Kirstie Allsopp’s The Handmade Fair, Brand Events, to deliver PR and media relations activity for its new Warwickshire show. 

Taking place from 12 – 14 May 2017 at Ragley Hall and hosted by TV presenter, Kirstie Allsopp, Liz Earle and Patrick Grant, The Handmade Fair brings together Britain’s best handmade products, craft suppliers and artisan foods through expert Q&As, demonstrations and workshops. 

Having enjoyed three successful years at Hampton Court Palace, Rewired has been tasked with launching the additional Warwickshire fair to both regional and national audiences.  

Rewired will deliver a series of creative stunts and awareness campaigns, as well as handling media relations in the run up to the fair and during the event itself. 


Ruth Pipkin, managing director at Rewired said: “Following the success of our recent work with BBC Good Food Show, we’re very excited to be appointed by yet another high profile and nationally-recognised event. 

“Our creative and hands-on approach combined with our strong media relationships has secured us work with some fantastic brands, and we look forward to building on this success in 2017.”

The Rewired team for The Handmade Fair includes account director, Natalie Merrix and account manager, Lina Solanki. 

Based in Birmingham with clients across the UK, Rewired specialises in PR, social media and event management across the retail and leisure, education and third sectors. Clients include the Mailbox, Cadbury World, Marco Pierre White Restaurants, Cure Leukaemia and Millennium Point.

RewiredSimon Ko