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  • Pile Height Ltd t/a Turf Group

    • Upheld
    • Magazine
    • 14 June 2017

    An ad for Revo Turf, an artificial grass supplier and installer, seen in the landscape gardening trade magazine Pro Landscaper on 4 April 2017, featured an image of a woman’s legs from the knee down. Her legs were bare and she was wearing high heels, and standing on artificial grass. Large text stated “The best way ...

  • Arla Foods Ltd

    • Upheld
    • Regional press
    • 07 June 2017

    A local press ad for Arla organic farm milk seen on 30 November 2016 included text which stated “Good for the land” and smaller text underneath stating “helping support a more sustainable future.”

  • Associated Newspapers Ltd t/a Daily Mail

    • Upheld
    • National press
    • 07 June 2017

    A promotion in the Daily Mail, in association with Iceland Foods, seen on 14 October 2016, offered readers free Marmite. The banner on the front page stated "FREE GIANT JAR OF MARMITE PICK UP FROM ICELAND TODAY". Further text in smaller font in the banner stated "VOUCHER PAGE 46 500g JAR, SUBJECT TO A...

  • National Geographic Society t/a www.ourmathematicalworld.co.uk

    • Upheld
    • National press
    • 24 May 2017

    A national press ad and website for the National Geographic Society’s books ‘Our Mathematical World’, seen on 1 January 2017:

    a. The press ad stated “Discover how mathematics is all around us! We find it in the proportions of the most famous paintings in history, in the patterns of the big cats, in the structu...