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

Again, coming in as a Commissioner, seeking to reinforce, culturally and through rules and procedures, the best behaviour -- and contextually, remember, this was at about the time of all the cash for questions, the Nolan Report, principles of public life and so on, and I was determined that the Met should be seen to be at the forefront of responding to Nolan, and so again, we consulted widely within the service and outside, and it seemed sensible to give some pretty clear steer around hospitality, gifts, hospitality registers, and so this special notice was the product of that consultation process.

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