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

No. There was a weekly grid meeting where ministers were invited or I was invited as a Cabinet Office minister, and Damian McBride would have been invited to that, but I rarely went to those meetings. I frankly found them very tedious so used to hardly ever turn up, and to be honest, I'd been so bruised by the press that I avoided -- the portrayal is not as it is, but I avoided most press activities as best I could.

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