HOTLINE: The ASA appoints two new members to its council

The Advertising Standards Authority has appointed two new members to its council. They are Jean Coussins, the chief executive of the Portman Group, which promotes sensible drinking, and Sunil Gadhia, a partner at the City law firm Stephenson Harwood. They replace Harry Rich, the Design Council's business director, and Diane Yeo, the executive director of RefAid, who are retiring after serving the maximum six years on the council.