Daily Archives: July 29, 2011

Jim Pickard

A flurry of letters released just now by the DCMS committee, which has also agreed to write to five potential witnesses – including James Murdoch – as I predicted last night. Perhaps the most interesting letter is from Louise Mensch, the Tory MP, who has apologised to Piers Morgan for her “error” on July 19.

“I wrongly stated that Piers Morgan, formerly editor of the Daily Mirror, had been open about personally hacking phones in a book he wrote. This was based on my misreading of an article in the Daily Telegraph,” says the letter, written on July 29 (today).

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