Bristol City Council takes first step in tackling toxic ads

At its Cabinet meeting on 9th March 2021, Bristol City Council adopted a new Advertising and Sponsorship Policy which will apply to adverts under the Council’s direct control, including bus stop screens and billboards on Council land. It includes a ban on ads for junk food, alcohol, gambling, payday loans and adverts in parks. Local…Continue reading Bristol City Council takes first step in tackling toxic ads

Junk food advertising ban in London – could Bristol follow suit?

Adblock Bristol are calling on Bristol Council to take tougher measures against outdoor advertising after London’s Mayor Sadiq Kahn proposed a ban on junk food advertising on its transport network. See Bristol Post article here. Robbie Gillett from Adblock Bristol said, “The moves by the London Mayor are an important first step in acknowledging the…Continue reading Junk food advertising ban in London – could Bristol follow suit?