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As I say in my witness statement, I've only been editor for the last year and a couple of months. However, over the 14 years that Heat's been in existence, we've had eight PCC complaints. We rarely get complaints from readers themselves. There might be a bit of debate as to whether they fancy a certain celebrity or not and they might complain because we've put them in as torso of the week, but then everything will go on our emails page, so that's where we would have corrections for more serious complaints and we will give it a prominent position so it doesn't just get blended in with the rest of the letters. It's generally on our letters page, which is one of the most well-read pages in the magazine.

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