​If you are in a hole, Peter will offer confidential advice on how it is likely to play out in the media and the best way to deal with it.

After more than 30 years in newspapers, Peter has anecdotes coming

out of his ears and is guaranteed to entertain.​ From Women's Institutes, Townswomen's GuildsRotary Clubs and U3As, to big corporate black-tie dinners, Peter is known for his funny yet poignant talks about life behind the scenes on newspapers, and about being a father-of-four. 

​Peter is an experienced media trainer, a board member of the National Council for the Training of Journalists (NCTJ), and he offers cost-effective courses in how to get the best out of the press. 

​Heather Barron is also an experienced event organiser, with credits which include the Best of Darlington Awards. Her no-nonsense attention to detail, ensures that events run like clockwork but with a creative flair.​​

We work with  design specialists to produce stylish print solutions, including leaflets, posters and magazines.

We can put you in touch with professional artists  to produce high-quality designs, info-graphics, cartoons and book illustrations.

As an  editor of nearly 20 years, Peter is well versed in spotting errors and making sure copy is clean.  

We produce accurate, quick content for multi-media platforms. ​​​​

Peter Barron Media's goal is to help our clients tell their unique stories and present themselves in the best way possible, to the most people possible. 

Our range of services are provided on a pay-as-you-go basis at highly competitive rates.


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​​Peter Barron has twice been named as the most influential user of Twitter in the North-East Media. He has the biggest Twitter following of any regional newspaper editor in England.

​After nearly 40 years in the regional press, Peter knows how to write a press release and catch the eye of newsdesks.

Peter is vastly experienced as an events presenter. His track record includes 19 years of presenting the Local Heroes Awards, the North East Autism Society's Star Awards, the Making a Difference Awards for Tees, Esk and Wear Valleys NHS Trust, and The High Sheriff Awards.

Other past events he has hosted include the Help For Heroes Fashion Show, North-East Autism Society Awards, Darlington Retail Awards, Darlington Volunteering Awards, and Junior Eurovision Song Contest at Darlington Civic Theatre.

​Peter's wife, Heather, worked for 10 years in marketing and sponsorship for Darlington Borough Council and knows what it takes to raise your profile.

We work with a host of  award-winning photographers and videographers who will make your story visually appealing.

We work with David Wright, one of the country's leading caricaturists, to produce commemorative front pages for milestone birthdays, retirements and weddings. You can view David's work here: www.davewrightcartoons.co.uk

​​Peter Barron Media works with Terracotta Creative to produce stunning yet functional websites, social media campaigns, reputation management, and film, video & television formats. 

Peter - 07711 958272

​heather - 07855 221938


Experienced, no nonsense, creative, cost-effective multi-media services