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

Overall, the best sources are our readers. Private Eye operates as a sort of club where people not only buy the magazine, they write a lot of it, which is the principle we work on. Broadly, the sources come from people inside their professions, so the medical column, the column about energy, the pieces in the back, a lot of those are given by people directly involved. A lot of whistle-blowers -- and again, I've referred to that quite a lot in my evidence, a lot of people inside who feel they have a story to report.

Street of Shame, which is, as its title suggests, two pages devoted to the malpractice of journalists in the old Fleet Street and beyond, nearly all those stories are given to us by other journalists, it being a loyal profession.

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