House of Commons
UK CREATIVE TALENT AT THE CANNES LIONS INTERNATIONAL FESTIVAL OF CREATIVITY
EDM #2559
Tabled 27 June 2019
2017-19 Session
That this House commends the success of UK creative talent at the Cannes Lions International Festival of Creativity; congratulates the 27 UK creative agencies that together won 90 awards at the festival and 10 per cent of the awards in each category on average; notes that these awards made the UK Europe’s leading territory and second in the world behind the United States; and further commends the strength of UK advertising exports which grew by 18 per cent to £6.9bn in 2017.