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

This was about trying to get accurate balance, responsible reporting, in an environment where in some quarters people were sceptical about the degree of the threat, and more importantly, one thing that was a real shock to the authorities was that we were always planning for a threat of terrorists coming into this country from abroad as opposed to home grown. My recollection, sir, is that to try and get those messages out, that was very, very important to try and garner support to get that reported.

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