December 14, 2020
London's "blue plaques" honoring historical figures on the buildings where they lived are well-known, but betray an astonishing lack of diversity; only 1.6% of them are dedicated to Black people. Following recent attempts to create more plaques ho
May 08, 2020
As the (possible) end of lockdown looms in many countries, most brands are cautiously looking to the future as a return to doing all the things we enjoy again.
April 01, 2020
A new spot from Havas London for carpet cleaner brand Vanish was filmed and created before the coronavirus lockdown—but it's particularly timely in the current situation.
January 08, 2020
A new campaign for the U.K.'s Department for Education chronicles a day in the life of a real-life high school teacher, in order to emphasize the unique nature of a career in teaching.
October 10, 2019
British retailer Topshop is the latest brand to draw attention to male mental health, partnering with the charity CALM on a Topman fashion collection whose sewn-in labels advise men on how to care for themselves.
October 02, 2019
U.K. brewer Sharp's is highlighting plastic pollution by creating what it claims is the first track pressed onto a vinyl record made from recycled plastic.
September 16, 2019
A new U.K. campaign by Reckitt-Benckiser-owned indigestion remedy Gaviscon has fun with the idea of over-the-top scientific innovations designed to cure your heartburn.
August 01, 2019
A new online documentary from Britain's Beer Alliance (BBA) tells the heartwarming story of a local pub in the Sussex countryside—but there's a sobering twist in the tale.
March 04, 2019
Once the preserve of advertising very squarely aimed at straight men, beer's sponsorship of sport is changing dramatically in the U.K., with Molson Coors-owned Carling this week introducing an ad featuring an LGBTQ-friendly soccer team.
December 06, 2018
David Beckham, Lionel Messi and Neymar Jr. are just some of the big name soccer stars appearing in the launch film for Otro, a startup digital platform linking soccer stars directly to their fans.
November 07, 2018
London's Heathrow airport's ongoing festive campaign takes a transatlantic twist this year as its cuddly grandparent teddy bears turn out to have emigrated to a Florida retirement village.
July 19, 2018
Britain's Beer Alliance, a cross-industry group comprising brewers and pub companies, appeals to the British public's allegiance to the pub in a heartfelt film highlighting the threat to the beloved "local."
July 02, 2018
A summer ad campaign for London's Heathrow airport manages to capture, in a simple and gentle way, the sense of freedom you get when you turn on your "out of office" message at the airport.
October 03, 2017
U.K. optical care brand Optrex opted for a futuristic approach in its new ad for eye spray, enlisting director Owen Harris, who has helmed episodes of cult Netflix show "Black Mirror" to illustrate the dangers of "screen eyes."
July 31, 2017
British Double Olympic boxing champion Nicola Adams stars in a new campaign for U.K. toiletries brand E45, espousing the brand's "no-fuss," straightforward values.
June 07, 2017
John Boyega, the London-born "Star Wars" actor, narrates the latest campaign for Heathrow Airport, which together with agency Havas London has been doing a great job of recently of a difficult brief:
November 15, 2016
Negotiating a huge, busy airport like Heathrow is pretty hellish at Christmastime -- but in this festive commercial from the airport, a couple of adorable teddy bears manage to turn it into a charming experience.
July 21, 2016
Heathrow Airport seems to be taking a leaf out of John Lewis's playbook with this sugar-sweet spot featuring a five-year-old girl setting out for the London hub on her "First Flight," created for its 70th anniversary.
April 11, 2016
Chinese mobile brand Huawei has signed up two major Hollywood stars, Scarlett Johansson and Henry Cavill, to appear in a European campaign for its new P9 smartphone.