The UK’s advertising regulator has banned an advert from an anti-Muslim group after it appealed for donations to fund work work on the borders of the EU which … errrrr … didn’t seem to be happening.
Payday loan firm Wonga has had an advert banned in a damning ruling by the Advertising Standards Authority — and not because those puppets are really annoying. The TV spot featured an exchange between two of the firm’s elderly mascots discussing interest rates: “Right, we’re going to explain the costs of a Wonga short-term loan” “Some […]
The Home Office’s infamous ‘Go Home’ van has been banned by the Advertising Standards Authority – but not, as you might have thought, because it’s offensive, racist or stupid. It’s been banned because the statistics emblazoned on the side were misleading. The van, which was driven around six London boroughs with a message that people […]