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

As university teachers, we have to do the same thing. There is no end of audit forms we have to fill in to demonstrate that we are acting appropriately and I resent it when I have to do it, but I completely understand why I have to do it, because there is public money being spent on us doing a reasonably competent job. And I think Brian's absolutely right. The one area of industry that hasn't so far been caught up in this really quite recent and modern move towards greater accountability is the press, and I think Brian put it very well: maybe the holiday is over.

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