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The Guardian
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The Guardian
"A Space For..."
30s
19 Jan 2018
The physical version of the Guardian newspaper has just down-sized from Berliner to tabloid, and shed a few star columnists as they did so, partly because there wasn't 'space' for them any more.

The Guardian
"Butterscotch Popcorn Sundae"
30s
22 Jul 2016
This nicely-designed recipe film for the Guardian shows readers how to create their own butterscotch popcorn sundae.

The Guardian
"Kids Party"
30s
28 Apr 2015
The third in this series of perfectly observed commercials for The Guardian reminding us of the perils of allowing other people to set our social agenda at the weekend has a woman helping out at a children's birthday party.

The Guardian
"Sandra"
30s
19 Apr 2015
The hapless hero of this commercial stands obediently in the pouring rain to offer support to his other half as she battles bravely across the mud.

The Guardian
"Two Men"
30s
16 Apr 2015
This truthiness of this situation will be recognised by many. Two women (or men) who are friends drag their significant others along to a social occasion but the newly-introduced pair find they have nothing in common.

The Guardian
"Dreaming About This Weekend"
90s
14 Sep 2014
This commercial by Simon Ratigan is an absolutely gorgeous evocation of the Guardian's Weekend supplement.

The Guardian
"Do It All"
60s
9 Jan 2014
Who's in charge of who when it comes to The Guardian Weekend? Find out in the sobering tale of Ian.

The Guardian
"Mega Glove"
30s
13 Sep 2013
One of the series of bolder, sassier Guardian / Observer ads announcing that they own the weekend.

The Guardian
"Paella"
30s
13 Sep 2013
The Guardian and Observer have fine-tuned their campaign idea of owning the weekend with the latest series of ads.

The Guardian
"We Own The Weekend"
3 mins
10 Jan 2013
Hugh Grant introduces this hilarious film purporting to be The Guardian's attempt to 'own the weekend'.

The Guardian
"Business In You"
30s
26 Apr 2012
The unlikely names of the first two businesses featured in this ad for a programme organised by The Guardian makes it feel like some kind of spoof.

The Guardian
"Three Little Pigs"
2 mins
29 Feb 2012
This impressive commercial for The Guardian asks how the newspaper would have covered the story told in the fairy tale about the Three Little Pigs.

The Guardian
"World Cup"
30s
1 Jun 2010
An utterly charming commercial advertising the World Cup coverage in The Guardian and The Observer.

The Guardian
"He's Back"
10s
7 Mar 2010
You have to think about it for a moment to work out who "he" is.

The Guardian
"Better Relationships"
10s
11 Feb 2010
This animated piece for The Guardian and The Observer makes people look like cruet pots.

The Guardian
"Kings & Queens"
10s
19 Nov 2009
Animated versions of Henry VIII and Queen Victoria argue about which of them deserves to be thought of as Britain's pre-eminent monarch.

The Guardian
"Frog"
10s
17 Sep 2009
Apparently, there's a two-part guide to Drawing and Painting in this weekend's editions of The Guardian and The Observer.

The Guardian
"The Second World War"
10s
3 Sep 2009
An animated film advertising a special supplement available in this weekend's copies of the featured newspapers.

The Guardian
"Brush Your Spaniard"
10s
2 Jul 2009


The Guardian
"Pint"
10s
11 Jun 2009


The Guardian
"World Factfiles"
10s
16 Apr 2009


The Guardian
"Secret Britain"
10s
2 Apr 2009


The Guardian
"How To Understand People"
10s
6 Mar 2009


The Guardian
"Massage And Relaxation Guide"
10s
3 Jul 2008
A woman receiving a massage advertises a Relaxation Guide in this weekend's newspapers.

The Guardian
"Nature Spotting Guide"
10s
5 Jun 2008
Bill Oddie adds the voice to this ad for a Nature Spotting guide in this weekend's newspapers.


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