Gordon Brown’s Record

I think it was inevitable after all the posters about David Cameron, that any poster produced in support of Gordon Brown was going to be subverted. This is going to be a really interesting election, as people (if they wish), will have so much more access to information, and every piece of party propaganda produced is likely to be subverted in many different ways, at very high speed... and this is just something that each…

Has the political poster virtually had its day?

Alastair Campbell, 22nd February 2010. The Times "...while the Labour Party struggles to raise money, we saw the launch last week of another expensive Tory poster campaign. The theme was first-time Conservative voters, with the slogan “I’ve never voted Tory before” followed by reasons to take the plunge. Posters have played an important role in elections, whether the “Labour isn’t working” unemployment snake of Margaret Thatcher’s campaign in 1979, the “double whammy” boxing gloves, which…