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

Yes, I mean that's a terribly unfashionable thing to say, but, you know, I did have some personal views as well. You know, I did care about this stuff. I was very deeply interested in this stuff. And also, you know, I was on the Editors' Code Committee at the time. Before that, I'd been on the PCC, and, you know, being able to put what I knew the police perception was to use in those circumstances I also felt was useful. For me, as a member of the Code Committee, to understand where the police come from on such-and-such a subject I thought was useful.

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