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

No, no. I honestly don't believe there were any. I mean, I've listed my contacts with the media. Such lobbying would only have come from proprietors or editors, and as you will have seen, the number of meetings with them was relatively limited over a seven-year period, and I don't -- I don't recall any lobbying of any sort from them. No improper lobbying, no perfectly legitimate lobbying. They expressed their views in the columns of their newspapers and of course we saw that, and to the extent that it was relevant, it was taken into account. But no, there was no direct lobbying.

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