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Funnily enough, I asked some of our reporters to put some notes together for me before I came down today, and one of them has told me about Gwent police -- if you don't mind going through this -- where, in the recent times, in recent weeks, the Chief Constable of Gwent police has put together guidelines for police officers and media. In these guidelines, which I understand have been sent to every police officer in the force, they've been told they cannot speak to a member of the media without prior permission from the press office.

When we asked the head of press why these guidelines had been created, my reporter was told they were tightening up due to Leveson and the Filkin report.

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