We are Bucket and Spade, a creative marketing and design agency based in the historic city of Lancaster, with our studio in the beautiful Storey Institute. We started as a tourism and promotional company in 2008, and have gradually grown into the business we are today. We have worked with a broad range of clients in numerous sectors to grow their business, whether it’s by traditional advertising or a beautiful new website. We are a full-service agency and offer a full marketing package, from strategy, design, social media and photography or video, we are here to benefit your business.


We have in-house photographers to give your brand a professional edge

Web Design & Development

From design to development, we can create anything from a single landing page to a full e-commerce site

Social Media

Our social media gurus are here to get you started with social, and help you post engaging content to your customers

App & iOS

We have years of experience creating apps, helping us to deliver your app on a wide range of platforms.

Graphic Design

Design is our forte, our design team has extensive experience in everything from print to web-friendly graphics

Branding & Brand Strategy

We are experts in branding and developing a successful brand strategy to help reach your business aims and objectives.

Team Members

We are a versatile team with a broad range of skills and backgrounds. We pride ourselves on understanding your business objectives whatever your sector or project. Great innovative design is at the heart of everything we do whether it's print advertising or a complex e-commerce site. We are personable and take on every project with a real passion to make sure you achieve your goals.