A local authority has won a High Court order restricting reporting relating to the case of an Italian woman whose child was taken into care after she was forced to have her baby delivered by Caesarean section.
Journalist of the Year Michael Gillard could not accept his award in person at the British Journalism Awards on Monday night, partly because he can no longer attend public events in London since exposing gangster David Hunt in the Sunday Times.
Some 90 per cent of national newspaper publishers are said to have signed contracts on a new system of press regulation in defiance of the cross-party Royal Charter.
Express Newspapers (which has boycotted the Press Complaints Commission for several years) is in. The Financial Times and Independent titles have all yet to sign up to the new system.