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

I must say, I would never have done so in the early days. I tended to do that more and more over the years as a means of redressing the balance. Very often, you would feel that there have been several negative stories about you, or a continuous succession of negative stories about you, some perpetuating myths and untruths, and somewhere along the line you would think, as Charlotte said: "Enough is enough. What I'll do is an interview that will kill all of those stories and will actually put matters right." And so yes, from time to time, I have done that.

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