A Hampshire marketing and communications agency has been shortlisted for top industry accolades.

Ringwood-based McKenna Townsend is in the running for the two coveted Public Relations Consultancy Association (PRCA) DARE Awards in the South West and Wales region, for its work across a range of high profile clients.

The agency provides both national and regional PR, marketing and advertising solutions for a range of clients throughout the UK and Europe. Its team have been shortlisted for the Corporate, Financial and Stakeholder Relations category, as well as the prestigious Consultancy of the Year Award.