London Victoria in line for huge ad screen influx

Ad company JCDecaux have applied to put up 42 new digital advertising screens in the listed Victoria station building. One of the screens is an absolute juggernaut at 13m wide! Together, the screens would require the same electricity as 97 average UK homes (*see calculations below). Update: We have written a joint letter from Adfree…Continue reading London Victoria in line for huge ad screen influx

Oppose new illuminated advertising “Street Hubs” in Lewisham

We are communities, not commodities. In August, BT submitted planning applications for a heap of new “street hubs” in our fair borough, blasting advertising into our brains from 75 inch screens non-stop. For a healthier, greener borough, we need your help opposing these illuminations. How can I object? You can build a healthier community in…Continue reading Oppose new illuminated advertising “Street Hubs” in Lewisham

Adblock Lewisham becomes London’s third Adfree Cities Group

Hello to Adblockers and the Adblock-curious. We’re Adblock Lewisham, birthed of the Adfree Cities Campaign. There are many screwed-up things in the world. The climate crisis is the big one, which has many complex causes and will serve to exacerbate other crises, from mental health and housing to food security. Failing to recognise and address…Continue reading Adblock Lewisham becomes London’s third Adfree Cities Group

Lewisham

Welcome to Adblock Lewisham! Here, we fight to tackle and prevent the spread of predatory, misleading and mind boggling ads from polluting our wonderful London borough. We believe that public space should be just that – public, where we are communities, not commodities. Our goals are: – To educate and inform about the damaging effects…Continue reading Lewisham