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BBH hits the heroic heights for Rugby World Cup launch

There’s a big event happening in the UK next year – no, it’s not the General Election but the Rugby World Cup. BBH has been charged with drumming up ticket sales, which shouldn’t be a problem although England, the host ...

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Best ads of 2011: Audi A6 Avant from BBH London

It’s been a vintage year for car ads and this one from Bartle Bogle Hegarty for Audi’s new(ish) A6 Avant is one of them, a cheery effort that combines Johan Strauss’s ‘Open road, open sky’ from 1885 with a typically ...

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VW and DDB London join line-up of world class ads at the Rugby World Cup

The Rugby World Cup is highlighting some terrific commercials including this one for Volkswagen from DDB London. Among other things it shows the power of music, in this case a version of the Beach Boys’ seminal ‘Wouldn’t it be nice’ ...

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Rugby World Cup is missing a gem of an ad from William Lawson’s

What a shame Bacardi-Martini didn’t bring back this William Lawson’s ad from 2000 for this year’s Rugby World Cup. Confronting those haka-mad Kiwis with some vintage Braveheart would have been just the ticket. Even better if Scotland had qualified for ...

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