Stop the Screen: taking on a giant advertiser (guest blog)

Thanks to Julia Williams for this guest blog telling her story of the sudden appearance of a large digital advertising screen immediately outside her flat in Barking & Dagenham in 2021. You can also find a recording of Julia’s plenary talk at the Adfree Cities national conference in May 2022 here, and embedded below. It’s…Continue reading Stop the Screen: taking on a giant advertiser (guest blog)

Network it! Wrap up of our 2022 Beyond Consumerism conference

Thank you to all who came along to our Beyond Consumerism conference on Saturday 14th May 2022, and for being part of the energy, networking and action planning to create thriving public spaces free from corporate advertising. We had an amazing day full of inspiring speakers, discussion and music, with a creative space and several…Continue reading Network it! Wrap up of our 2022 Beyond Consumerism conference

Adblock Hackney launched. Get involved!

Adblock Hackney launched on International Anti-Advertising Day March 25th, with a digital ad cover-up and 100+ objections to new digital billboards! Read about the launch in these two articles in the Hackney Gazette: Anti-ad campaign takes over digital ad units in ShoreditchCover-up campaign: Action taken against Shoreditch digital ads and in EastLondonLines: “It’s reclaiming the…Continue reading Adblock Hackney launched. Get involved!