Plain English campaign news articles
More beauty product nonsense
- Created on Wednesday, 31 August 2016 14:06
Have you ever bought a skin-care product after/despite hearing some impressive-sounding gobbledygook? The beauty product industry has seemingly always used hefty doses of waffle when marketing its creams, oils and ‘exfoliating’ gels.
But how many of the claims made about said products bear scrutiny? Unsurprisingly, very few.
2017 open courses - New Year discount
- Created on Friday, 29 July 2016 15:30
Book any 2017 open course before Christmas and receive a £50 discount on each place.
Contact Terri Schabel on: 01663 744409 for more details or email her at firstname.lastname@example.org
We voted 'Leave' – what now?
- Created on Friday, 24 June 2016 12:28
Web deceit gets trickier
- Created on Monday, 13 June 2016 10:58
We’ve already highlighted some of the dodgy techniques websites use to con customers.
Shamefully, not only have many websites continued to use them (and, in some cases, pass them off as perfectly OK), they’ve started to use even sneakier programs.
- Created on Friday, 20 May 2016 14:26
You know all about the SATS controversy. Teacher frustration, parent demonstrations, child misery.
We’ve had plenty of contact from teachers and irate parents in particular. And the evidence – in this case the actual SATS questions, as sent in to us – suggest they’ve got plenty of reason to be upset.