#wearehere

01.07.16

We’re proud to have been part of we’re here because we’re here a modern memorial to mark the centenary of the Battle of the Somme.

The event was commissioned by our client 14-18 NOW and conceived and created by Turner Prize-winning artist Jeremy Deller in collaboration with Rufus Norris, Director of the National Theatre. Lasting just 12 hours, thousands of volunteers dressed in authentic First World War uniform took to the streets of the UK in a poignant tribute to mark 100 years since the start of the bloodiest battle of the First World War.

We developed the digital marketing strategy for the event, co-ordinating digital and social media activity of all hub partners and developing the microsite www.becausewearehere.co.uk which aggregates all content via the hashtag.

See images and hear the public response on #wearehere

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RT @LBOC2020: 📢Did you live in Brent between 1989 - 1993? @roymehta2 is trying to connect with those captured in his photography taken in…
Proud to have played a part in @LBOC2020. Congratulations to the team, artists & community for making it happen in… https://t.co/82LIkloD4G
Just 15 minutes to go everyone.. Tune in! https://t.co/lOKfxWoLY2 Zadie Smith talks to @LBOC2020 https://t.co/KbnkSzyGlG
Oooh.. Well this is a rather lovely event to close out @LBOC2020 👇👀👀👀 https://t.co/Vo9Xn7c3Gm
30 poems created to mark Human Rights Day and the importance of universal human rights, now more than ever… https://t.co/z4VMNIR64C
Great news from @LBOC2020. Get on over to #Brent to see art on the streets, libraries and public spaces of the boro… https://t.co/VyiR72ZTo1
@alexwhitley @ElyneMLL Congratulations 👏
.@we_flytheflag is back! Join them on 10 December to Fly The Flag for human rights when they make the importance of… https://t.co/nVaGsKhVlN
We loved watching this live, but if you missed it first time round tune into the full stream 👇@LBOC2020 https://t.co/hUILYPHESK
Congratulations to many friends, current & former clients involved in the R&D for @FestivalUK2022 https://t.co/5cFDNrmmMZ