Rulings (13)
  • Trailfinders Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Brochure
    • 15 June 2022

    A holiday brochure was misleading because it did not make it sufficiently clear that special offers on free nights and free room upgrades were subject to restrictions. 

  • Partex Global GmbH

    • Upheld
    • Internet (website content)
    • 08 June 2022

    A website for auto parts omitted material information about the advertiser’s geographical location and misleadingly implied that the advertiser was based in the UK, when that was not the case.

  • Jaguar Land Rover Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Television
    • 04 May 2022

    We banned ads for suggesting a parking sensor could alert drivers to a cliff edge.

  • Currys Group Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (video)
    • 30 March 2022

    A pre-roll YouTube ad for Currys which showed people riding e-scooters was banned for irresponsibly suggesting that electric scooters could be used in public places in the UK.

  • Rental Republic Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 19 January 2022

    A website post by the holiday rental company Travelopo was banned for stating that they were the number one holiday website globally without holding adequate comparative evidence to support this claim.

  • We Buy Any Car Ltd

    • Not upheld
    • Television
    • 22 December 2021

    A TV ad for We Buy Any Car was not found to be misleading. 

  • Green Flag Ltd

    • Not upheld
    • Television
    • 24 November 2021

    A TV ad for Green Flag breakdown cover was not found to be offensive for alluding to the use of expletives.

  • Jaguar Land Rover Ltd

    • Not upheld
    • National newspaper (ad feature)
    • 24 November 2021

    A newspaper ad for Jaguar Land Rover was not found to be socially irresponsible.

  • Jet2holidays Ltd

    • Not upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 24 November 2021

    Holiday listings appearing on the Jet2holidays website were not found to be misleading.

  • Motorway Online Ltd t/a Motorway.co.uk

    • Upheld
    • Television, VOD
    • 17 November 2021

    A TV ad and a video on demand (VOD) ad for a used car selling service was banned for condoning irresponsible driving.

  • Cazoo Ltd

    • Not upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 10 November 2021

    A website ad for a car retailer was not found to be misleading.

  • Alpha Holidays Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Website (own site)
    • 01 September 2021

    We banned an ad for falsely suggesting holidays could be cancelled without charge before specified dates.

  • BMW (UK) Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Radio
    • 14 July 2021

    A radio ad for BMW was banned for demonstrating the power of a car in a way that suggested excitement and not in the clear context of safety.