Club Night Advert Banned For Being 'Inherently Sexual' And 'Objectifying Women'

The Huffington Post | Natasha Hinde | Posted 09.08.2017 | UK Lifestyle

An advert for a club night at Lola Lo has been banned for being “inherently sexual” and promoting irresponsible drinking. The ad, to promote club ...

Lesbians And Twerking Men Commercials Offended More Brits Last Year Than Domestic Violence Ads

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 19.01.2017 | UK

Adverts featuring twerking businessmen in high heels and shorts and blind footballers kicking cats were among the most complained-about commercials of...

Students Brilliantly Created A Budget Version Of The John Lewis Ad In Just 6 Hours

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 10.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A group of creative students challenged with producing a budget version of the John Lewis advert in just six hours have created a brilliantly crafty s...

Student Who Fooled The Internet With Fake John Lewis Ad Is Offered A Job

The Huffington Post | Jasmin Gray | Posted 07.11.2016 | UK Universities & Education

The student who fooled the Internet with his amazing spoof John Lewis Christmas ad has been offered a job after impressing advertising bosses. 18-yea...

Facebook Is About To Show You Adverts, Even If You Use An Ad Blocker

The Huffington Post | Sophie Gallagher | Posted 10.08.2016 | UK Tech

Ad Blocking will no longer work on Facebook after new updates by the social network override the software. For the first time Facebook will soon start...

Facebook Now Tracks Everyone, Even If You're Not Signed Up

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK Tech

Facebook is moving into new territory. The social network has decided it wants to compete with Google in the world of advertising, and to do that it's...

Three Is Giving Its Customers An Ad-Free Internet Next Month

The Huffington Post | Thomas Tamblyn | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK Tech

The war continues. Three has announced that for 24 hours next month it will be blocking adverts at the network level. The experiment will be opt-in o...

Donald Trump Quotes Read By Kids From New Zealand Makes Them Much More Tolerable

The Huffington Post | Ryan Barrell | Posted 12.05.2016 | UK Comedy

Presumptive Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump says a lot of shocking things, and puts out quite a large number of dubious statements. Lucki... Plan To Remove Those 'Offensive' Ads About Freckles

The Huffington Post | Rachel Moss | Posted 12.04.2016 | UK Lifestyle

Online dating site is planning to remove its latest adverts from the tube after they were branded as "offensive" and "bullying" by members o...

Shocking, ANOTHER Sexist London Underground Ad

Caroline Robertson | Posted 10.06.2016 | UK Universities & Education
Caroline Robertson

Well here's a shocker for you: your company looks sexist and I'm not using your app. Perhaps instead of spending your budget on splashing your offensively degrading posters all over the London transport lines you could use it on replacing your copywriters.

Deaf People Hear The Voices Of Loved Ones In Heartwarming Video

The Huffington Post UK | Natasha Hinde | Posted 27.05.2015 | UK Lifestyle

Jessa Mae is just like any other 16-year-old: she loves meeting up with friends, laughing and dancing. She is also deaf. "My dad is a fisherma...

The Sapeurs - The Men Inside the Suits

Héctor MediaVilla | Posted 09.04.2014 | UK
Héctor MediaVilla

Before meeting the Sapeurs in 2003, I had never really been interested in fashion per se. As a film maker, photogapher and visual storyteller, I was fond of real people's stories that revealed the complexity of our world.

Is This Halloween Advert Too Scary?

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 22.12.2013 | UK

A Halloween advert on a bus has been sparked outrage for being too scary. The Tulleys Farm Shocktober Fest banner appears on the side of more than...

Do We Really Need To Use Mouthwash?

PA | Posted 22.05.2013 | UK Lifestyle

An ad for Listerine mouthwash has been banned for misleadingly suggesting that such products are necessary for dental health. The radio ad featured...

Where Does Ukip Get Its Cash?

Huffington Post UK | Tom Moseley | Posted 20.05.2013 | UK Politics

Ukip insists it is not in debt - despite "throwing the kitchen sink" at its local election campaign. The party has also taken out an advert in the ...

Pussy Energy Drink Advert Banned

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 24.04.2013 | UK Lifestyle

An ad for energy drink brand Pussy that reprimanded viewers for considering the word's slang alternative has been banned following 156 complaints that...

Naked Playboy Models Shown Before Watershed Cost Channel £40,000

PA/Huffington Post UK | Posted 16.11.2012 | UK

A digital TV channel has been slapped with a £40,000 fine after screening a back-to-back series of racy shows featuring nude Playboy models before th...

Go Compare Blasted For 'Aggressive' Ad With Bazooka-Wielding Barker

Huffington Post UK | Posted 05.07.2012 | UK

In Go Compare's latest advert its annoying opera singer is blown up by a bazooka-wielding Sue Barker, in a bizarre but perhaps understandable show of ...

WATCH: The New Go Compare Advert Everyone's Talking About (VIDEO)

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 03.07.2012 | UK Comedy

If you've been outside of late anywhere an advertising hoarding, chances are you've seen the massive billboard posters of Go Compare's very own opera ...

WATCH: How McDonald's Makes Its Food Look Nicer In Ads

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 21.06.2012 | UK Comedy

It's been a good long while since McDonald's released an advert that genuinely went viral, but this incredibly frank and rather revealing behind-the-s...

Worst TV Commercial Ever? Man Headbutts Wife In Violent Advert

The Huffington Post UK | Sarah O'Meara | Posted 20.08.2012 | UK Lifestyle

An advert that promotes Portuguese social-events website Vai Bater (‘go hit’) might have just taken the ‘Best Use Of Violence Against Women’ t...

WATCH: Could This Be The Most Embarrassing Restaurant Advert Ever?

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 23.04.2012 | UK Comedy

When any company makes an advert, they want it to go viral. Of course they do - virality means more clicks, and more clicks mean more attention and so...

Rihanna's Feeling Restless In New Armani Underwear Advert...

MyDaily | Posted 09.05.2012 | UK Style

Looks like Rihanna's renewed her Armani contract for another season: the singer's latest advert for the brand has just been released....

Controversial Agent Provocateur 'Horror' Film Given The All clear By ASA

MyDaily | Posted 07.05.2012 | UK Style

The Advertising Standards Authority has given the green light to a controversial Agent Provocateur video, which was originally banned after just one c...

WATCH: Uggie From 'The Artist' Becomes Nintendo's 'Spokesdog', Meets Mario

Huffington Post UK | Alastair Plumb | Posted 07.03.2012 | UK Comedy

Just after the Golden Globes this year, Uggie the dog retired from feature films - but that doesn't mean he can't do a bit of advertising work on the ...