CLOSE-UP: TURKEY OF THE WEEK

Eleanor Trickett picks on McCann-Erickson’s latest spot for Birds Eye frozen peas: ’These ads, featuring people being mollified by a serving of peas are as full of non-sequiturs as a Harry Hill sketch. I can hear him now, coining the phrase as a bizarre mishap befalls him: ’Crikey! Better bring on the peas!’ Here’s a warning to all who know me; if you think you can cheer me up with a spoonful of petit pois, you’ve got another think coming.’

Eleanor Trickett picks on McCann-Erickson’s latest spot for Birds

Eye frozen peas: ’These ads, featuring people being mollified by a

serving of peas are as full of non-sequiturs as a Harry Hill sketch. I

can hear him now, coining the phrase as a bizarre mishap befalls him:

’Crikey! Better bring on the peas!’ Here’s a warning to all who know me;

if you think you can cheer me up with a spoonful of petit pois, you’ve

got another think coming.’