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.

Problems with advertising

Check out our resources on advertising and the environment, gender and body image, mental health and the impact on local economies.


The latest news from Adfree Cities and local Adblock groups, including press releases, blog articles and appearances in the media.

Get Involved

There are Adfree Cities groups around the UK. Find out how you can get involved or set up a new group near you.

Follow us on Twitter

Hello! We are Adblock Lewisham, the fledgling new group as part of @adfreecities. Our mission is to ensure that public space is just that; public - free of predatory advertisements and intrusive billboards. Please follow us as we grow and become more active! x

#adblock #adfree

Free event next week: Join @AdblockLambeth for the rare opportunity to hear from inspirational anti-advertising activists from Argentina and Australia.

🗓️Thursday 7 July, 7pm
📍Prince Regent Pub, Dulwich

See you there! #brandalism #subvertising


The ad regulator has banned ads for Pretty Little Thing @OfficialPLT for objectifying women. Selling #sexism is never ok - read our resource on challenging the impact of sexist corporate advertising w/ Zero Tolerance Bristol: https://adfreecities.org.uk/resources/selling-sexism-body-image-gender-and-corporate-advertising/

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