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Martin Clunes driving ban leaves agency WCRS with a doggy dilemma

It says something for Martin Clunes that we will miss him co-fronting those Churchill insurance commercials. The actor, goofier and more touchy-feely in real life than his dour Doc Martin persona suggests, nevertheless has a strong competitive streak in him ...

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Less Martin Clunes means more for Churchill insurance – why can’t anyone in this market produce an ad that doesn’t drive you up the wall?

Here’s the new WCRS ad for Churchill insurance featuring actor Martin Clunes and that annoying bloody animatronic dog. It’s less irritating than its predecessors because Clunes, who we all used to like for his role in Men Behaving Badly and ...

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Former WCRS and W+K trio launch new London agency contender Fabula

Yan Elliott and Luke Williamson, former creative directors at WCRS, and Sam Brookes, former managing director of Wieden+Kennedy Platform, have announced the launch of their new venture, Fabula. Based on a canal barge in London’s fashionable Hoxton, round the corner ...

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Now it’s heartstrings time for Safestore from WCRS

Is it the economy? Are we all feeling doomed and somehow post-Apocalyptic? Or are UK agencies just copying John Lewis’s trademark tearjerkers? Here’s WCRs entering the emotional lists with the first TV ad from storage firm Safestore – ‘For the ...

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DDB’s Hayhurst takes the hot seat at Leagas Delaney

To be fair it’s not as hot as it used to be when a succession of suits found working with Leagas Delaney’s demanding founder and creative supremo Tim Delaney far too hot to handle but the agency’s newly-appointed London managing ...

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