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  • TFHC Ltd t/a Transform

    • Not Upheld
    • Television
    • 18 October 2017

    A TV ad for the cosmetic surgery provider Transform, seen in early June 2017, featured a voice-over that stated, “Every day is a great day when you’re doing the things you like to do. Being with the people you love to be with. Living your life the way you want to live it. If you’ve decided on breas...

  • Annexio Ltd t/a World Lottery Club

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

    An ad for World Lottery Club seen in the complainant’s Facebook newsfeed on 14 June 2017, stated “How about never working again or starting an empire! Spend it your own way, you’d be one of the UK’s wealthiest lottery winners”. This was accompanied by a picture with a red bar that stated “BREAKING NEWS”. Further tex...

  • Fenton Fitness Ltd

    • Not Upheld
    • Magazine
    • 11 October 2017

    An ad for a gym, Fenton Fitness, seen on 26 June 2017 featured an image of a woman wearing a sports bra and pulling down her leggings to partially expose her right hip area.

    The ad also featured the text “XT24 is a 24 hour gym with 24 inhouse [sic] challenges. We embrace every facet of fitness. Aesthetics and ...

  • Stomp Racing Ltd t/a Rocker BMX

    • Upheld
    • Internet (social networking)
    • 11 October 2017

    A Facebook and Instagram post from Rocker BMX, posted on 9 May 2017:

    a. The Facebook post featured an image of a man who was about to throw a small bicycle into a river. Large text on the image stated “the fatgirl was shit … so Dave chucked it in the river”. The image was accompanied by text which stated “#fat...