Twin Your Town with the Meerkats'!

Monday, January 24, 2011

LONDON, January 25, 2011 - founder, Aleksandr Orlov, has today announced that
he is looking for a UK town to be twinned with his suffering village,
Meerkovo. The Russian meerkat village is the focus of the latest television commercials.

Aleksandr is launching the campaign to raise awareness of the plight of
Meerkovo, which continues to suffer as people who are looking for cheap car
insurance on ( are
visiting his site by mistake.

Aleksandr's twin towns campaign will help raise the profile of the
Meerkovian's plight even more, following on from the launch of new website this week. Visitors to can cheer up the meerkat
villagers by playing the Meerkovo Quiz and showing they know the difference
between and

The twin towns campaign has already attracted attention from many meerkat
fans around the country and around 100 UK towns have been proposed to date,
including Meir in North Staffordshire and Winder-meer, Cumbria. Last week
residents of Market (Meerkat) Harborough even set up their own campaign page
on Facebook, which has attracted nearly 800 supporters.

UK towns who would like to be awarded the prestigious Meerkovo Twin Town
title, need to visit Aleksandr's Facebook page from today for full details on
how to nominate their town. Nominations need to be posted on Aleksandr's
Facebook page by 4th February.

Speaking from his mansion, Aleksandr said: "Despite advertising campaign,
blockbuster movies and bestselling Christmas book, peoples are still not know
the difference between meerkat and market!

As you know this is having big impact on my home village of Meerkovo. So
to raise profile of plight, village of Meerkovo is to be twin with town in
the United Kingdoms. Please visit my Facebook for make vote and give your
home town honour of be twin of Meerkovo!"

For full details on the competition visit Aleksandr's Facebook and
Twitter sites or:

For further press information, high res images or to discuss interview opportunities with Aleksandr please contact Adrian Chitty, Annie Tarling or Selen Morgan at Good Relations. Tel: +44(0)20-7861-2551 Email: TeamMeerkat at

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