Churchill dog given panto role

Marketing Week

Churchill, the insurance brand, has announced that its canine brand character will appear in pantomimes across the UK this winter. The dog mascot, best known for his catchphrase “Oh Yes! Oh No!” will appear at 22 venues as part of a partnership with producer Qdos Entertainment.

Russell Parsons

The pipes of peace

Marketing Week

The Royal Mail and the Communication Workers Union’s Christmas truce does not have the same resonance as the temporary cessation of frontline hostilities between Allied and German troops on Christmas Day 1914, but it will provide some relief for those direct marketers and online retailers reliant on the postal service.