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'Britain is Shit': The entries for The Drum and One Minute Brief's competition


By Ishbel Macleod, PR and social media consultant

January 28, 2013 | 3 min read

We asked you to come up with an ad in one minute to promote the fact that 'Britain is Shit': and you did us proud!

The Drum joined with One Minute Briefs for the campaign, with the lucky winner to receive a Keep Calm and Carry On mug.

Below are the list of entries we have received: vote for your favourite!

Andrew Boulton

Our very first entry...straight to the point.

Jim Meadows

Jim wanted to make this picture known. We agree.

Calvin Chan

The picture says it all...fair point @expatcal!

Mitko Lambov

A pitch from a Bulgarian living and working in Scotland.

Jake Attree

Jake offers these three photos as a series of print ads.

Richard Benjamin and Rob Sandom

This one is self explanatory...

Nick Entwistle

Summing it up...

James Clancy

A reason why Britain could make you Les Miserables...

Owen Evans

Coming in just in time, Owen goes political.

Matt Davies

Jim'll fix it for you to come to Britain...

Micheal Newman

Kat Norton and Henry Billington

Kat Norton and Henry Billington

Richard Webb

A simple play on words from Richard

Richard Webb

We're almost insulted by this one. We promise the winner's keep calm and carry on mug will be much better. Honest...

Rachel Leigh and Priya Mistry

Bethany Mercedes Callister

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