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

Mr Grant, as with some of the other witnesses, I'm very grateful to you for coming. I am extremely conscious that you are speaking about matters which you would prefer were not deployed in the press, and that that is a difficult decision and a difficult experience for you. I'm conscious of it and I'm grateful to you for assisting the Inquiry with your evidence.

During the course of the afternoon, we're likely to have a break, but if at any stage you feel that you want just a few minutes off, you don't have to say "cut", it's sufficient if you indicate it and I'll be pleased --

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