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

Now, still on 15 March, please, Mr Crown. You tell us Mr Bowles was later informed by his neighbours in London and Belgium that around this time there were packs of press outside their homes. In addition, you tell us, to journalists calling at neighbours' houses, they also followed neighbours in London along the street, asking them about the Bowles family. In Belgium, the numbers of journalists were so great that the neighbours had to call police to have them cleared away and the police had to return every half an hour or so to move on the journalists that had returned.

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