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

Something which -- I might say something else I would say that -- I'm sorry, judge -- I'm very, very proud of. I nearly went broke, and I'm not talking about the company, I'm talking about myself. One night in the hands of the bankers I actually mortgaged my own apartment in New York. But we got through it and we gave great plurality to the British public. They now have 600 channels of television, some very good, some were never there before, some better than the BBC, a lot worse, but there we are. There is now great plurality and competition.

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