Opinion: The Sun and Mail on Sunday, not fit to regulate themselves as they demand – Brian Cathcart

6 07 2013

Mail-on-Sunday-front-page-001SunAccording to the Sun and the Mail on Sunday, the right thing to do now is to shelve the Royal Charter approved by all parties in Parliament and allow the press to regulate themselves just as they like. Read the rest of this entry »





The Murdoch Tapes: Fleet Street, Hypocrisy and the Police

6 07 2013

MurdochLast month, Private Eye reported that Sun journalists had taped a meeting with Rupert Murdoch in March 2013.   The Executive Chairman of News Corporation was quoted as taking a supportive view of the position of arrested journalists.  This story was not followed up at the time.  It broke again this week when the investigative journalism website, Exaro and Channel 4 News claimed an exclusive on the story and released a transcript of the recording. Read the rest of this entry »