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

Yes. We had 13 inquests. You can imagine how terribly sensitive the whole thing was. I think -- as I've described, this is a small community and it was so terribly tragic, it touched everybody. The editor and, I believe, the editor of the Whitehaven News, met in my editor's office in Carlisle with some -- I believe the director of communications and a senior police officer, for a briefing on how those inquests would be ordered, those 13 inquests would be ordered, so that we could adequately staff those inquests and give contemporaneous coverage, but also to establish with us that particularly -- some particularly gruesome evidence might be reported very sensitively because people were suffering enough, to be honest with you, and that undertaking was given willingly and the sensitivity was monitored right through those proceedings by the senior editorial team, I being one of them.

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