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Tuesday 28 March 2023 Dublin: 14°C

# advert

Last year
# misinfo
Financial advisor warns against hoax crypto ads featuring Leo Varadkar and other public figures
Users of multiple websites reported encountering the false ad featuring the FG leader in recent weeks.
All time
# we believe
SuperValu's Christmas advert with a 2020 twist draws warm reception online
SuperValu’s advert features a boy called Conor, who is awaiting a mysterious Christmas visitor.
# Paddy Power
Complaints claiming Paddy Power advert was 'anti-English', 'offensive' and 'racist' upheld
The advertisement in question ran as part of a Paddy Power branded Six Nations Campaign.
# Rubber Bullets
Protesters trash H&M shops in South Africa in response to 'monkey' ad
The Economic Freedom Fighters organised protests at several H&M outlets in Johannesburg.
Complaint upheld after UCD student asked to pay almost €500 more in fees than advertised
Outdated fee information had been listed on UCD’s School of Medicine website.
# Golden Slumbers
The John Lewis Christmas ad is here, starring Moz the Monster
The ad features a cover of the Beatles song Golden Slumbers by Elbow.
# Bad Idea
Nivea pulls 'racist' advert that bore the message 'white is purity'
This wasn’t the first occasion that Nivea’s advertisements have drawn public condemnation.
# But she can
MI6 seeking spies with first ever cinema advert
The agency says Bond has created a stereotype and it wants to employ more women agents.
# Sinn Féin
1916 exhibition should have alluded to Hunger Strike section, says advert regulator
The ASAI ruled that this advertisement should not be used in the same format again.
# Your Say
Poll: Were RTÉ wrong in banning this Budweiser ad featuring Conor McGregor?
RTÉ has refused to air the ad as it is in breach of advertising standards.
# Negative Campaigning
Criticism for Labour ad showing Gerry Adams and Micheál Martin as gay couple on wedding day
It shows Adams and Martin on the plinth at Leinster House with the slogan, “This is one marriage we should vote NO to this year.”
# cider house rules
Bulmers have a new ad and it's all a bit... arty
What do turtles and bubbles have to do with alcohol says you.
# new dawn
TV3's swanky new ad features a brilliantly creepy shot of Vincent Browne
Hey, what a good adveAAARRRGHH.
# aaaaaaarrrrrrgggghhhhh
This is how they advertise cough drops in Finland
# Hair raising
This Swedish billboard with a twist is going viral for a great reason
The best awareness-raising campaign you’ll see today.
# going ape
Here's why people are confused by Airtricity's new orangutan advert
No, there isn’t an invasion of giant apes.
Are you an 'inspirational leader'? Like to earn €180k? The Garda Commissioner job is up for grabs
Dust off that CV…
# what a scream
This Durex advert for 'female orgasm enhancer' is absolutely excellent
# Ad fail
Veet made lots of people angry with this awful ad about hairy legs
The tagline is “Don’t Risk Dudeness”.
# careful owner
So there's a spaceship for sale in Galway...
Going spare, apparently.
# dave the rave
The legend from the Czech Inn is back with another baffling video
Someone get this man a TV show.
This anti-obesity poster from France is totally unforgettable
Cannot be unseen.
# on the beer
Bizarre new Bavaria advert explains deaths of Elvis, Tupac and Kurt Cobain
It’s very strange.
# Unloved
This simple, touching advert will teach you how to find love
# we built this city
The new ad for Three in the UK is absolutely brilliant
Prepare to rock.
# pubvertising
This promo video for Dublin's Czech Inn is unintentionally hilarious
It… I… just… we just… uh… just watch it.
# advert
'Top class' striker wants to play for your team, puts up hilarious flyers
Meet Gary Goals, who claims he can ‘do all types of the goals’. He won’t play between the sticks though.
# wifely duties
Bizarre advert offers free rent in exchange for 'wifely duties'
Sound fair?
# John Lewis
Watch TV viewers react to the John Lewis Christmas advert
We love bears too.
# John Lewis
This year's John Lewis Christmas ad may make you cry
It’s got Lily Allen and a very cute cartoon.
# Call of Nature
How to use the bathroom with no smell... according to this bizarre ad
It claims to eliminate all odour from your visit to the smallest room.
# badvert
Worst make-up ad ever shows men shoving mascara down pants
There are no words for how weird this is.
# Badvertising
Adverts in breach: Healing bracelets, shoes that tone and cowboys in vans
Twenty-one complaints were upheld by the ASAI, Ireland’s advertising watchdog, in it’s latest complaints bulletin.
# Jinxed
Curse of the O2 Irish Rugby advert
Every Ireland player featured in the mobile phone company’s advertisement met with adversity in the Six Nations.
# mature student
VIDEO: Trap in advert for English lessons. World falls off axis.
Next thing you know, our national manager will be hocking anger management DVDs.
# conscience crisis
Did your bike get robbed? This person wants to return one...
“This is not a joke, I really want to give this bike back. I’m not a scumbag.”
# Legends
VIDEO: Lionel Messi and Kobe Bryant join forces
The pair both feature in a newly released advertisement for Turkish Airlines. What’s your verdict?