TSC starts campaign for sleep

February 2005
Cabinet Maker;2/11/2005, Issue 5425, p4
Trade Publication
The article reports that politician Robert Kilroy-Silk's Veritas will not be the only new political party contesting the next General Election in Great Britain. The Sleep Council has founded New Bed Every Decade as part of its marketing approach for March's National Bed Month. It is time that sleep took a higher profile on the nation's political agenda, according to Jessica Alexander, The Sleep Council head of marketing.


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