Monthly Archives: October 2017

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Competition time – October 2017

We have a fabulous prize to give away this month, courtesy of national charity, the Stroke Association. On Saturday 28 October they are running Supercar Saturday -  a track day at the Castle Coombe Circuit near Chippenham, Wiltshire. There’ll be a fleet of gorgeous cars from old classics to modern supercars. We have a package [...]

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On Point news

Victoria joining the team as part-time office manager We are delighted to announce a new team member at On Point Copywriting, as Victoria Bendon joins us in a part-time role as office manager. Victoria will be contributing to the team in variety of ways. These will be with the aims of allowing us to continue [...]

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When to use mixed metaphors

In school we were all taught what a metaphor is. And whether we still remember exactly what they are, all of us will use metaphors in our natural language every day – spoken or written. What we might not be so familiar with, is the mixed metaphor. These linguistic works of art do exactly what [...]

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Pro tips for proof-reading

If the thought of proof-reading sends a shiver down your spine, you are not alone. Many people will view it as a ‘time-consuming’, ‘boring’ or ‘thankless’ task. And worse still, it has a lot riding on it. Miss something important and a whole campaign could be ruined or made memorable for all the wrong reasons. [...]

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