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

I can't think of anything -- it's a bit like -- you had the story -- you've been talking about Mr Jefferies quite a lot. Well, I had been out of journalism a long time when that happened, but when I read that story in the papers, in all of the papers, I just assumed it came from a background briefing from the local police. Now, I know the chief constable has denied that since, but at the time when I read it, all I can tell you is that I instantly assumed that's where it came from, given my experience going back 40 years.

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