Newspapers tear up the editor’s code and Samaritans’ guidelines to write whatever they want about the death of US comedian Robin Williams.
From a harmless craze to being an ‘eco timebomb’ and even prompting a cancer alert, loom bands get the full, frothing Daily Mail treatment.
HACKED OFF HACKED OFF
Why papers joining the new, non-statutory regulator IPSO will be targeted by Hacked Off – but not unregulated rogues like the Indy, Guardian (or Eye).
MOVE THE NotW ONE!
The tough-on-crime Telegraph wants Andy Coulson moved to a softer jail (but NOT because he and chief exec Murdoch MacLennan were once chums).
Recording how an ex-Sun hack is cleared of hacking, the Mail forgets to say that when he was arrested, he was working for… the Mail. Which promptly sacked him.
TELEGRAPH TURMOIL, Pt 94
As ex-sportsmen (and one woman) replace Telegraph writers, while hacks wonder if new editor-in-chief Jason Seiken will ever return from his hols.