The transcripts of the official inquiry into the culture, practices and ethics of the press. More…

I'm going to ask you to comment about this. The details probably don't matter. You ended up in the Accident & Emergency department of this hospital. What the article is saying, or may be trying to say, is that here was a famous man, he didn't pull rank, he waited his turn in the queue. We all know from these A&E departments that you sometimes have to wait a long time, particularly if it's not serious. You made no complaint. This all reflects rather well on you. Do you follow that? That's what they were trying to get at.

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