Help to block a digital screen in Barking and Dagenham

A large new digital advertising screen is proposed for North Street outside the LBD Tuition Centre in Barking and Dagenham, replacing a small sign for the local nursery. Why object? We don’t need more advertising screens. Especially when each large screen uses the same electricity as 11 UK homes, and continue to advertise products that harm our…Continue reading Help to block a digital screen in Barking and Dagenham

Luton Airport’s ads want you to think it can “grow green” – join a mass greenwash complaint

“Green” isn’t what you might associate with an airport wanting to grow its operations from 18 million passengers to a massive 32 million passengers per year. But Luton Airport, which goes by the trading name Luton Rising, is spending big-time on adverts on facebook, billboard and print adverts to promote its “unique” “green” growth plans,…Continue reading Luton Airport’s ads want you to think it can “grow green” – join a mass greenwash complaint

More billboards in poorer areas of Leeds is a problem – here’s what we can do about it. 

By Loup, Diana and Sarah, organisers with Adblock Leeds To some it might come as no surprise that advertising billboards are overwhelmingly concentrated in neighbourhoods with more social deprivation, lower income and worse air pollution. Certainly the ad companies that put them there know it’s easier and cheaper to put a billboard in a part…Continue reading More billboards in poorer areas of Leeds is a problem – here’s what we can do about it.