Poundland

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Mother slams Poundland for selling 'sex pest' babygrow

Mother slams Poundland for selling 'sex pest' babygrow

A mum-of-two has criticised the chain for selling a babygrow emblazoned with the phrase 'Lock Up Your Daughters'.

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Thursday, January 10, 2019

Poundland sweets

Poundland accused of sexism for selling marshmallow 'boobies'

Poundland accused of sexism for selling marshmallow 'boobies'

The 50p sweets shaped like breasts and bottoms were spotted in the store's novelty section, with packaging featuring the phrases "Be gentle" and "Squidge my cheeks".

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Tuesday, September 25, 2018

Poundland announces end of knife sales amid criticism of toy blades

Poundland announces end of knife sales amid criticism of toy blades

Poundland announces end of knife sales amid criticism of toy blades

Poundland has announced it is stopping sales of kitchen knives from all its stores by the end of next month as campaigners criticised it for stocking toy blades and meat cleavers for Halloween.

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

Wednesday, February 7, 2018

It's not one to miss, today's show was full of news and debate

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: February 7

The Independent Republic of Mike Graham: February 7

From adverts to nannies, Mike Graham and Katie Perrior covered all angles

Poundland Christmas elf adverts banned for being demeaning and offensive

Poundland Christmas elf adverts banned for being demeaning and offensive

Poundland Christmas elf adverts banned for being demeaning and offensive

The campaign ran on the company's social media and featured an elf in sexualised poses

Friday, January 19, 2018

Friday, January 19, 2018

Police want to trace this man

Poundland worker attacked by thug who sprayed bleach in her eyes

Poundland worker attacked by thug who sprayed bleach in her eyes

Woman was subjected to horrific attack after 'asking man to rejoin queue'

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Wednesday, January 3, 2018

Advertising Standards Authority starts investigation into Poundland over 'naughty elf pictures'

Advertising Standards Authority starts investigation into Poundland over 'naughty elf pictures'

ASA starts investigation into Poundland over 'naughty elf pictures'

The image shows a toy elf holding a teabag over a doll's face