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Topic: U.K.

This Ikea Pop-Up Store Serves Breakfast in Bed to Lucky Londoners

Get a little closer to those bedroom products

Last month, Ikea launched an online wedding service. Now, it's one step closer to offering the full honeymoon package, with a stunt that will bring breakfast in bed to guests…

These Creepy Ads for Synthetic Humans Have Britain All Freaked Out

Channel 4's futuristic TV promos

People in Britain who had settled in for a nice viewing of Prometheus this weekend were distressed, to say the least, when a realistic 30-second spot aired—completely unexplained—that advertised synthetic…

Meet the British Brand That Gleefully Hates 'Fatties' and Their Sympathizers

And flames those who object to its ads

Not everyone thinks having a so-called beach body means being a svelte, bikini-clad model. Now, British people are creatively reminding one advertiser of that. U.K. fitness brand Protein World has been…

Noooooooooo! This Loony British Ad for Mints Ends With a Comic Shocker

W+K London's first work for Trebor

This Trebor Mints ad from Wieden + Kennedy London has a bit of that 1990s Gushers weirdness to it, either as a tribute to nostalgic thirtysomethings or just for shiggles. It…

A 5-Year-Old Girl's Real Call to the Police Saves Her Mother in This Remarkable PSA

Actual audio of Elleemae Addison

Real audio of a 5-year-old girl calling 999 (Britain's version of 911)—after her mother has had a seizure—anchors this compelling new PSA from Grey London aimed at getting more parents…

A Kid Grows Up Really, Really Fast in BBH's Latest Cute Ad for Robinsons

From baby to a man in 60 seconds

BBH London has made some brilliant ads for British juice brand Robinsons over the years—notably, this Wimbledon spot and, of course, the famous "Pals" ad from 2013, which really is…

Britain's Royals Bumble Their Way Through Mother's Day in Charming Spot for Body Shop

Treating mom like a queen is never easy

When it comes to celebrating Mother's Day, it turns out the British royal family is just as inept as everyone else.   That, at least, is the joke at the heart…

Clever Outdoor Ads List Cost of Their Own Square Footage If They Were Homes in England

Protesting U.K.'s soaring real estate prices

Several hard-hitting outdoor campaigns have protested soaring home prices in the U.K. lately, including these bleak billboards narrated by people who've been priced out of London. Now, AMV BBDO has…

People Ignore a Giant Lump Growing on a Street in This Clever Cancer PSA Stunt

The dangers of being oblivious

Never underestimate people's power not to give a damn about what's right in front of them. We've seen this time and again in outdoor ad stunts, and this latest one from…

Bleak Billboards in London Tell Sad Stories of People Priced Out of the City

Research project collects data on changing face of the capital

Bleak black-and-white digital billboards in London (one in Holborn and one in Aldgate) are telling the sad stories of people priced out of London as the city continues to change.…

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