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

The chairman asked:

"Do you buy the Richard Peppiatt argument at the Leveson seminar last week about newsrooms, particularly in tabloids, with journalists being told: 'Here is the agenda; find the story'?"

Mr Rusbridger gave his answer, which was along the lines that it depends, but it's your answer on the next page when you say:

"It sounded pretty right to me."

Why were you able to give the Select Committee that answer?

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