Why Adfree Cities?

Adfree Cities is a network of groups across the UK who are concerned about the impacts of corporate advertising on our health, wellbeing, environment, climate, communities and the local economy.

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According to @AdblockBristol, digital billboards on the M32 are some of the worst examples of the impacts of digital advertising screens on the climate, as they are both energy-hungry and promote high carbon products and lifestyles.


Meet our speakers! Anna Bryher @labourlabel on exposing the truth behind fashion's glossy marketing; @robert_noyes_ @PlatformLondon on challenging the social licence of fossil fuel cos, & our own @CharlotteGage8 on advertising & human rights https://adfreecities.org.uk/event-behind-the-greenwash/ 19 Oct 5.30pm

@MarkCNorwich @PlatformLondon @labourlabel Thanks Mark - it is definitely on at 5.30pm UK time! I've corrected it to BST on the event page now. Thanks.

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