Hope-Stone Research

We are a market research consultancy that works with media, not-for-profilt, and commercial clients in the UK and internationally.

Understanding the people you want to reach, through qualitative and quantitative techniques, is at the heart of what we do.

Our insights help to enhance programmes, improve visitor experiences, evaluate learning outcomes, and reveal people's behaviour and motivations at festivals and events. 

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    BBC Learning

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    The Reading Agency

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    The Museum of London

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    Broadcasting Board of Govenors

  • " Today's presentation and discussion went really well...you were excellent in delivering the key findings. Just to say thank you for a very good, clear and helpful report." 

    National Museums Scotland


Hope-Stone Research was established by Hugh Hope-Stone in 2002 and is based in Somerset, UK.