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Childhood Trust and International Red Cross show real spirit of Christmas

Here are two more Santa-themed Christmas ads that aren’t trying to sell us anything, first up London creative agency Aesop for The Childhood Trust. It seems that 700,000 London children are living in poverty, which is pretty shaming, and here’s ...

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Matt and Ben’s weekly Christmas ad pick

The&Partnership’s Matt Deacon and Ben Fallows (below), the team behind Argos’ ‘Christmas Fool’ campaign, are keeping an eye on the Christmas ads for us. This week’s pick is Vodafone. Tim from the office, Bilbo Baggins, Doctor Watson…and now the muppet ...

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Apple’s Christmas effort leaves us baffled in admiration

How many times should you expect someone to watch a commercial, to get the point over? Here’s Apple’s Christmas effort from TBWA’s Media Arts Lab – ‘Share Your Gifts’ – plugging (I think) Macbooks – pretty expensive Christmas prezzie. Then ...

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Who’d tweet under John Lewis at Christmas?

If you’re a keen tweeter named John Lewis you may be enveloped in the tweet storm that follows each John Lewis Christmas ad. Even if you live in Blacksburg, Virginia. This John Lewis enters the department store tweet fray so ...

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McDonald’s rides to rescue of hungry Xmas reindeer

Been a bit short of Santas and reindeers this Christmas (and we still miss Marks & Spencer’s Mrs Claus) but McDonald’s and Leo Burnett ride to the rescue with “reindeer treats” (no, not a reindeer burger), a welcome break from ...

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