Rulings (6)
  • R&R Country Ltd

    • Not Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 20 December 2017

    A website, randrcountry.co.uk, for equestrian and country pursuits retailer R&R Country, seen on 20 May 2017, featured a horse rug called the "Weatherbeeta Comfitec Essential Standard Neck Lit". Under the product details it stated, “Strong and durable 1200 denier ripstop outer shell with repel shell coati...

  • Unity Bar Group Ltd t/a Unity Nightclub

    • Upheld
    • Leaflet
    • 13 December 2017

    A flyer for Unity Nightclub, seen in July 2017, stated “Saturday 15 July 2017, Ibiza Giveaway Holiday for 2 inc flights, hotel, itinerary to Ibiza in August 2017, date TBC”. Text below this stated “You must be in the building on Saturday for winner announcement at 1am”.

  • APC Agri Supplies Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 25 October 2017

    A website for APC Agri Supplies Ltd, seen on 31 May 2017, featured a page headed “Redi-Bed”. Text stated “Tom Crawford has been using Redi-Bed successfully on his farm for almost 5 years …”.

  • PaymentSense Ltd

    • Not Upheld
    • Internet (classified)
    • 04 October 2017

    A job listing on Indeed, for PaymentSense, a merchant service provider, seen on 12 April 2017, stated “Field Sales Agent - Stratford UK”. A sub-heading on the page stated “Salary: £0-80k per year”. Further text stated “Self-employed (Excellent commission structure + Recurring payment...

  • EnteroMed Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Internet (on own site)
    • 27 September 2017

    Two ads for an oral gel, seen in February, March and June 2017:a. A web page, seen on www.enteromed.co.uk, describing the uses of Enterosgel, and related linked pages, stated, “ENTEROSGEL as an oral intestinal adsorbent has a capacity to adsorb harmful medium-weight substances such as pathogens, bacterial toxins or som...

  • Hillside (UK Sports) LP t/a bet365

    • Not Upheld
    • Television
    • 20 September 2017

    A TV ad for bet365, seen in June 2017, showed shots of a skier on a remote mountain, at a rooftop bar, a beach bar and spectators at a stadium all using bet365 accompanied by a voice-over from Ray Winstone which stated, “Not a single moment goes by when I cannot immerse myself entirely in sport. I can shout and scream ...

Informally resolved (17)
  • Action for Greyhounds UK t/a Action for Greyhounds

    • 07 February 2018
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Cinema
    Topic: Animals and farming, Charity, education and Third sector

  • Astrids Oil and products LLP

    • 13 December 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Health conditions, Animals and farming

  • 1st Online Solutions Ltd t/a Fantastic Pest Control

    • 06 December 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Leaflet
    Topic: Animals and farming

  • Superdrug Stores plc

    • 29 November 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Point of sale
    Topic: Beauty products, grooming and hygiene, Animals and farming

  • Herbalife (UK) Ltd t/a Herbalife

    • 01 November 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Health conditions, Medicines, remedies and therapies

  • JD Williams & Company Ltd t/a Ambrose Wilson

    • 01 November 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: National press
    Topic: Clothing, shoes and jewellery, Animals and farming

  • The Vineyard Practice

    • 01 November 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Health conditions, Medicines, remedies and therapies

  • Transform Yourself

    • 01 November 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Health conditions, Medicines, remedies and therapies

  • eBeauty Ltd t/a Skinny Sprinkles

    • 25 October 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (social networking)
    Topic: Food, drink and supplements, Beauty products, grooming and hygiene, Animals and farming

  • Gallop Equestrian Ltd

    • 04 October 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (social networking)
    Topic: Promotions and competitions, Animals and farming

  • AO Retail Ltd

    • 27 September 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (OM 3rd party)
    Topic: Health conditions, Medicines, remedies and therapies

  • City Cabs (Edinburgh) Ltd

    • 27 September 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Medicines, remedies and therapies

  • Contemporary Oak Furniture Ltd t/a Oak Furniture Solutions

    • 20 September 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Home and garden, Animals and farming

  • TUI UK Ltd t/a Thomson

    • 13 September 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Medicines, remedies and therapies

  • Tesco Stores Ltd

    • 06 September 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Food, drink and supplements, Animals and farming

  • Astrids Oil and products LLP

    • 23 August 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (social networking)
    Topic: Health conditions, Animals and farming, Medicines, remedies and therapies

  • Essex Bird Centre Ltd

    • 23 August 2017
    • Number of complaints: 1

    Media: Internet (on own site)
    Topic: Animals and farming