Awkward timing for new Levi’s ad

Levi's has released the latest ad in its Go Forth series of spots. The campaign is centred around youthful freedom, usually of the semi-naked-in-nature variety, but this spot also features kids fronting up to riot police, scenes the brand no doubt didn't actually think would...

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A naughty viral… 5

A naughty viral…

We recently came across a rather naughty viral for Skittles… http://youtu.be/qvgYAwDORo4 {Please note: this isn't suitable for under 18's} Although there’s a big disclaimer saying it has nothing to do with Wrigley or Skittles themselves, there’s some nice production in it that cost ‘someone’ some cash. Clearly, watching...

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A Midsummer Night’s Picnic

Another marker for the start of summer is the number of outdoor theatre productions that are advertised. As it's on our doorstep, Clare and I decided to watch a production of ‘A Midsummer’s Night Dream’ at Packwood House, one of Warwickshire’s most popular National Trust venues. Whilst...

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Lib Dems launch manifesto iPhone app

  We have no strong political views one way or the other here at Cloud 9, however it does seem the Lib Dems are trying to win our votes in getting down with the kids in launching their own Manifesto iPhone app Could a queue of Lib...

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Oakfield Primary School creative writing contest

I was delighted this week to be invited to judge a creative writing contest at Oakfield Primary School in Rugby. Mrs Walsh's class of 9 year olds had to design a poster advertising fictitious chocolate - 'Cocoas'. Not only had everyone created great looking posters, I was...

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