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

Yes, looking back I certainly wish that we'd got on the story harder earlier. The reality, of course, is that both News International and the police poured cold water on it at the time, and we went to the sources that we had to try and chase it up and ran off those. It was only later that we could fully get to grips with it, but of course it was and has proved a very important and significant story.

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