Banned Ads

Watchdog Bans 'Demeaning' Nude Scanner Mobile App Ad

The Huffington Post/PA | Posted 19.02.2014 | UK

A television ad for the mobile app Nude Scanner 3D that showed images of a naked woman has been banned after viewers complained that it was demeaning ...

Is This Ad 'Clumsily Racist' About Westerners?

The Huffington Post UK | Asa Bennett | Posted 25.01.2014 | UK

Japanese airline All Nippon Airways has been forced to pull a controversial advert after complaints of "clumsy racism" as it showed an actor dressed a...

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...

Cheese Ad Moved Post-Watershed Over 'Trivialising Violence' Complaints

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 13.06.2012 | UK

A cheese ad in which a miniature cowboy wields a razor and a gun has been shifted to a post 9pm slot following complaints that it trivialised violent ...