THIS WEEK: Speaking out of turn

Of course it’s right we should be concerned about noise pollution at the nation’s bus stops now that talking ads are catching on (see story, left).

Of course it’s right we should be concerned about noise pollution at the

nation’s bus stops now that talking ads are catching on (see story,

left).



But where exactly does noise pollution fit into the Advertising

Standards Authority’s ‘Legal, Decent, Honest, Truthful’ remit? Given the

other problems that must be on the organisation’s corporate mind at

present, we can’t help feeling this one is better left to local councils

and common sense.