About Us

Neil Thornton

As head of Thornton Media, Neil has more than 20 years experience in all aspects of journalism, PR and media relations working on behalf of blue chip organisations and global brands in the North of England, nationwide and internationally.

He specialises in regeneration, development, architecture, urban planning, tourism and local authority partnerships producing results-driven PR campaigns to increase awareness, boost investment, drive up visitor numbers and transform perceptions for audiences both national and international.

Neil’s well-established media contacts are with the key national, regional and local media in the UK, internationally and online. He regularly places positive news stories and features in media such as the Financial Times, The Times, The Sunday Times, The Guardian, Daily Telegraph and international media.