A street scene with a man in a hat standing next to two policemen in uniform all looking at a digital billboard with their backs to the camera. The text on the billboard reads 'ads seen here help fund local services'

“Platform for Good”? Major ad company Clear Channel’s ads reported to advertising regulator

Major advertising company Clear Channel UK, whose expanding billboard empire promotes harmful adverts and impacts the environment, is claiming to be a “Platform for Good” in a series of adverts that also make the claims “Ads seen here help fund local services” and “Powered by renewable energy”. …Continue reading “Platform for Good”? Major ad company Clear Channel’s ads reported to advertising regulator

BT plan to cover Lambeth in even more corporate advertising – help us fightback!

BT have submitted planning applications for 16 new ‘street hubs ’across Lambeth. We’ve blogged about these kinds of proposals before, and it is clear these ‘hubs ’would be little more than glorified advertising monoliths, insultingly dressed up as public services. With applications already submitted by JCDecaux for a set of similar units and Clear Channel’s…Continue reading BT plan to cover Lambeth in even more corporate advertising – help us fightback!