William’s retirement – a sad farewell!

William’s retirement – a sad farewell!

It’s with sadness but warm wishes that we announce the retirement of William Boyd.   After almost 25 years, Will’s leaving marks the end of an era for Ancient House. Will has been a wonderful employee and a valued colleague. Renowned for his cheeky...


The largest media debates of our time

The largest media debates of our time

Submitted by: Sam Upton 23/01/2018 One of the largest and loudest media debates of our time is which channel the consumer prefers: print or digital. This is a debate that doesn’t just affect the marketing, publishing and advertising industries; it has an effect on every industry...


Young Brits spend more time with newspapers in print than online

Young Brits spend more time with newspapers in print than online

British adults under 35 are spending nearly twice as much time with newspapers’ print editions than with their websites and apps, according to a new study published this week. The ‘Has Digital Distribution Rejuvenated Readership?’ report reveals that in 2016 the 18 to 34-year-old...


Why Marketers Should Target Millennials on the Doorstep

Why Marketers Should Target Millennials on the Doorstep

As millennials and post-millennials spend ever more time on their smartphones, does the answer to engaging them actually lie in print media?   Conventional wisdom dictates that marketers should target these demographics in the digital space – yet, actually, the doorstop (ideally with a...


Great Print Management secures good savings for Essex

Great Print Management secures good savings for Essex

A fantastic news story acknowledging that when three Organisations work in harmony together, great things can be achieved.   Essex Adult Community Learning Team (the Client), CDS (the Essex County Council contracted Print Manager) and Ancient House Press (the Print Supplier) have between them,...