BBC's Radio 4 adds to Jeremy Hunt gaffe with fake MP slip-up

Listeners to Radio 4, the BBC’s flagship “serious” radio channel, will be starting to wonder if some strange virus has swept across production teams and presenters at the venerable and very worthy station. First of all Today presenter James Naughtie, ...

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Adam & Eve wins Marketing magazine’s UK agency of the year

And you have to say the agency, a breakaway from RKCR/Y&R in 2007, deserves it after winning an impressive raft of new business including Fosters and new TV service YouView and showing it can handle big accounts with aplomb, most ...

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Euro RSCG is the biggest ad agency worldwide by number of global clients

For the fifth year in a row apparently, according to Ad Age’s latest Global Marketers report which adds up the numbers. Euro RSCG, which recently added Reckitt Benkiser’s new Durex and Scholl brands, handles 72 global accounts and works with ...

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Gio Compario and Aleksander Orlov demonstrate the enduring strength of TV advertising

The recent market performances of insurance brands comparethemarket.com and gocompare.com are a cheerful counter to all those gloomy predictions that the salami slicing of the internet, where in theory we can each be targeted individually with exactly what we’ve always ...

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BBC’s Mark Thompson says Panorama FIFA timing was production-driven coincidence

And if you believe that you’ll believe anything. BBC director general Mark Thompson told Sunday’s Andrew Marr Show that the reason the corporation’s Panorama FIFA programme, which essentially broadcast some warmed-over material about bribery that referred to events at least ...

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