Posted by Lydia Bryant
on 9th Feb 2017 in ALL
Mr. Darcy is one of Jane Austen’s most loved character’s, one that has always been portrayed by actors as tall, dark and handsome.
However a study, conducted by UCL professor John Sutherland and Amanda Vickery of the Queen Mary University of London, as part of a five-week campaign – dubbed ‘Jane Austen Season’ on the Drama channel- has indicated otherwise.
Apparently men in Jane...
Posted by Cal Gable
on 8th Feb 2017 in ALL
Volvo and premium hotel company, Tablet Hotels, have launched a ‘Get Away’ lodge in the Swedish mountains to promote Volvo’s new V90 Cross Country.
Volvo has said that 6 in 10 people want to spend more time outdoors and less in the office. This stunt is simply to launch the new car, however it comes as part of a bigger campaign idea aimed at people struggling to find that illusive work-life...
Posted by Lawrence Davies
on 7th Feb 2017 in ALL
Morrison’s announced this week that in the build up to Valentine’s Day they’re selling oysters for 25p. Once reserved for Britain’s elite, the supermarket is offering the luxury treat for the price of a Freddo Bar – although I’m not sure what is more shocking. The usual price of an oyster can be anywhere from £1 to £5.
To help buyers know what to do with their bargain oysters, Morrisons’...
To boost donations and drive awareness of World Cancer Day on the 4th February, Cancer Research installed ten Smart Benches across London.
The activity was announced in partnership with smart cities business, Strawberry Energy, who created the world’s first contactless payment bench. The wi-fi enabled bench encourages members of the public to donate £2 to the charity. The new installations into Islington...
Posted by Cal Gable
on 2nd Feb 2017 in ALL
, Food and drink
In a new campaign to coincide with Valentine’s Day Kraken Rum has employed the use of Ken the octopus to help couples find love.
People can enter themselves into the competition by tweeting a selfie to @KrakenRumUK with the hashtag #Rumance. Participants will then be picked at random and their photos will be presented to Ken. He will then pick two photos and seal their fate, sending them on a date on February...