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Mr Surtees, paragraph 52 of your statement, please. You refer to the spreadsheet which is our tab 94. About eight lines down you say:

"It was also clear that on some of the sheets of paper generated by Mulcaire that he had written names on the top corner, which may have been the intended recipients of the information from within News of the World. Whilst the most probable explanation for the corner names was that journalists at the News of the World were in receipt of this information, and that they could be aware of the illegal practices, the difficulty was proving this."

When did you become aware of the existence of these corner names? Can you recall?

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