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I think the public expectation is that any rectifying of an error should be proportionate and that the proportionality, I think we have to accept proportionality has to be part of the process of deciding what is the right level of correction to take place, in order for the industry to make sure that it is as much in line with public expectation as possible, that's what we're about, being in line with the way our readers think, and I think we have to accept that the greatest transgressions have to be rectified in a suitable and proportionate manner.

I carried a front-page correction where a story was completely wrong 14 years ago, so it's not as if this is suddenly something which we're all having to come to terms with now. It has happened and happened a long time ago.

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