Tag Archives: blind footballers
- ASA to probe Paddy Power blind footballers advert
May 11, 2010
Paddy Power have made millions out of an ability to court controversy, kick up a stink and attract headlines in the mainstream press, so the only surprising thing about its latest television advert generating so much heat, is that it was passed for for purpose in the first place -...
- Regulators show blind faith in Paddy Power advert
April 27, 2010
Paddy Power has attracted more attention to itself with yet another dubious TV advert, this time featuring blind footballers. Their last attempt, involving handicapped guests doing a runner from an Indian curry house on their wheelchairs, was banned on the grounds of bad taste. Remarkably, unlike the wheelchair ad, this...