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

Then if we move perhaps to what appears to the nub of the matter -- and I'm going to ask you if it is the nub of the matter -- at paragraph 11, you say:

"The police also give more general guidance to the press. When Mr Jefferies was arrested on 30 December, the content desk informed me that off the record the police were saying that they were confident Mr Jefferies was their man."

Were you aware of that?

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