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

The first chapter, "Press Councils in comparison", 01461. On the internal numbering of the paper, it's page 6. You point out there that the United Kingdom is in somewhat of a minority in the context of self-regulatory bodies, since in most other comparable systems, there are joint enterprises between journalists and media owners or publishers, yet in the United Kingdom, in common with Estonia and Denmark, the publishers are, at it were, sole entities within the self-regulatory system. Is that a fair summary?

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