School Heritage Banner Unveiled

Written on March 17, 2011 – 10:23 | by purecontent |

A school in County Durham has unveiled a new banner sign that celebrates its own mining history. After pupils were taught about the heritage of the area and the importance that mining played in the region’s history, the children of Roseberry Primary School in Chester-le-Street designed the banner which now hangs proudly for all to [...]

Massachusetts Town Has Banners Stolen

Written on March 14, 2011 – 10:58 | by purecontent |

It has been reported that the Massachusetts town of Hampton have had their winter banners stolen.

New York Village to Display Cultural Banners

Written on March 11, 2011 – 10:39 | by purecontent |

New York state’s little village of Nyack, north of Manhattan, has revealed that two new promotional banner signs are to grace the streets.  Part of plans to showcase the local amenities of the area to both locals and visitors, using a banner sign is a great way to draw attention to an area’s offerings.  With [...]

Pop-Up Stands are Perfect for Trade Shows

Written on March 10, 2011 – 11:15 | by purecontent |

For companies looking to advertise their services and products at exhibition shows, there is no better way to engage with visitors than by utilising the benefits of a pop up stand.  Pop up stands allow companies to share graphics and text with tradeshow guests, and are light and easy to erect. Additionally, pop up stands [...]

School District Vows for Legal Battle over Prayer Banner

Written on March 9, 2011 – 09:47 | by purecontent |

A school district in Rhode Island has threatened legal action following threats from the American Civil Liberties Union (ACLU) over a school prayer banner sign. The Cranston West prayer, which begins with ‘Our Heavenly Father’ and ends with ‘Amen’, is said to be actively pushing the school’s religious views upon its students. ACLU has stated [...]

Officials Ask for Military Banner Support

Written on March 7, 2011 – 10:56 | by purecontent |

Officials in Downey, California, have requested locals to make a donation towards the region’s ongoing tradition of supporting active military servicemen through the use of banner advertising. Started in 2009, the city has used street banners as a way of displaying civic pride and patriotism to the brave men and women of the country’s armed [...]

Tampa Banner Error Results in Kiss Fan Fury

Written on March 3, 2011 – 10:38 | by purecontent |

An error on banner signs posted in Tampa Bay has infuriated fans of the rock band Kiss. Former Kiss guitarist Ace Frehley has been booked to play an event on the 11th March, but fans quickly realised that the huge banners depicting Frehley are not actually him, but rather his Kiss band replacement. Frehley left [...]

New York Town Uses Banners for Event Advertisement

Written on March 1, 2011 – 10:42 | by purecontent |

The New York town of Wellsville has announced plans to use two huge banners to advertise local events.  In a bid to promote as many fantastic attractions to both residents and visitors as possible, the Wellsville Area Chamber of Commerce and local event sponsors have teamed together to create a banner sign that will truly [...]

Banner Saves Teesside Steel Industry

Written on February 28, 2011 – 11:10 | by purecontent |

The extent to which an effective eye-catching banner campaign can reach has been highlighted after it was revealed that a Teesside slogan on a banner sign saved the region’s steel industry.  The 150-year-old industry was set to crumble after the Redcar Teesside Cast Products plant was facing closure. However, a banner sign with the words [...]

Healthy Living Banners Designed by Midlothian Children

Written on February 24, 2011 – 12:35 | by purecontent |

It has been revealed that four children from Midlothian have won a competition in which they had to design images to promote healthy living.  Coming up with designs for healthy and alternative ways to travel to school, the winning images will be made into a banner sign for each school.  Not only allowing pupils to [...]