rowan atkinson plays a secret agent for barclaycard ads

Commercial Break Time…

Watching an old VHS video (yes remember them!) I came accross an ad for Barclaycard within the trailers.  I'd quite forgotten about these little gems, then of course he's dong ads for chocolate bars these days....

ITV At 60, The Commercial Break

Some crazy ads from years gone by: It's 2015 and ITV are celebrating 60 years of broadcasting this very day.  ITV of course were the first channel funded by commercials.  Over 60 years there have been some cla...

If It’s Not Good Enough For Mrs Jones…..

The Beattie Ads 1987 - 1991 In between Buzby and Bob Hoskins, British Telecom ran one of its most successful ad campaigns starring actress Maureen Lipman as a Jewish grandmother Beattie.   Looking back, many o...