Elveden defence lawyer: A 'more cautious press' unable to uncover public sector wrongdoing would be a 'real tragedy'By Mark Abbott 27 May 11:14
Mark Abbott, a criminal defence lawyer and partner at Blaser Mills law firm, acted as former Sun managing editor Graham Dudman's solicitor after he was arrested and charged under Operation Elveden.
Supreme Court ruling allowing pianist to recount childhood abuse is a boost for right to publish the truthBy Nigel Tait 27 May 11:11
The case of Rhodes v OPO scotches an attempted application of an ancient law that could have had dramatic consequences for the media.
By William Turvill 27 May 10:39
The corporation said that it purchased 45,672 copies of the newspaper, spending £63,061, in 2014.
By PA Media Lawyer 27 May 9:55
The Glasgow-based Herald newspaper was ordered to publish a correction after the Independent Press Standards Organisation (IPSO) partially upheld a complaint about accuracy.
By PA Mediapoint 27 May 8:50
A Broadmoor nurse from Somerset has admitted selling stories about some of Britain's most notorious killers to the News of the World and Mirror newspapers. (Picture: Shutterstock) Kenneth Hall, 49, sold a string of stories to the tabloids, including tales about Robert Ashman, who attacked an MP and killed his assistant with a samura
By William Turvill 27 May 8:17
The editor of The Lady magazine is to stand down this summer, with a replacement as yet unnamed.
Coulson perjury trial told news editor used hand gesture to indicate when stories sourced through phone-hackingBy PA Mediapoint 26 May 14:25
Hacking phones was "systematic" at the News of the World, the perjury trial of the newspaper's former editor has heard.
'What a mug I was': Former Times diarist Hugo Rifkind on getting celeb stories without hacking phonesBy William Turvill 26 May 12:33
In his column on Saturday, Rifkind described being a celebrity journalist as “rubbish” and told how he “just couldn’t figure out how” to get stories like the red-tops.
Community-run Salford Star relaunches in print three months after closure of town's weekly newspaperBy Dominic Ponsford 26 May 12:13
A volunteer-run quarterly newspaper with a focus on investigative journalism has launched in Salford some two months after the closure of the town’s weekly newspaper.
By William Turvill 26 May 11:42
He is to replace Mark Thomas, whose departure was announced on Friday, in July.
By William Turvill 26 May 10:23
Janine Gibson, editor-in-chief of The Guardian website and a deputy editor of Guardian News and Media, is leaving the title after 17 years.
Hugh Grant, Liz Hurley and Jemima Khan among 98 confirmed legal claims against Mirror titles in wake of hacking scandalBy William Turvill 26 May 8:57
Mirror Group Newspapers has now been sued by nearly 100 actors, sports stars and other individuals in the High Court in the wake of the hacking scandal at the titles.
By PA Mediapoint 26 May 8:07
News of the World private investigator Glenn Mulcaire told journalists on the paper that he obtained the voicemail messages of missing schoolgirl Milly Dowler from a police source, a court heard.
'Endless scoops, totally fair, best sources': Independent political editor Andy Grice to leave role after 17 yearsBy William Turvill 22 May 17:19
Independent political editor Andy Grice is to leave his role after 17 years.
Cabinet Office phone records search reveals Lib Dem MP Alistair Carmichael as source of Sturgeon memo leakBy William Turvill and Press Association 22 May 16:52
The inquiry was launched in April after the Telegraph reported on a leaked memo stating that Nicola Sturgeon had told the French ambassador that she wanted David Cameron to be Prime Minister after the election.
Sun reporter Anthony France guilty of misconduct in public office offence after paper paid policeman £22k for storiesBy PA Mediapoint 22 May 16:31
A Sun journalist has been found guilty of paying a police officer for stories.
Journalist Camilla Cavendish is leaving the Sunday Times to head up the Downing Street policy unit.
By William Turvill 22 May 13:53
National Union of Journalists members at Newsquest South London and balloting for action over proposed redundancies and a planned merger between South West and South East London operations.
By William Turvill 22 May 13:35
Trinity Mirror has announced Daily Post editor Mark Thomas is to leave the company after 26 years.
By PA Mediapoint 22 May 12:53
Crime reporter Anthony France, 41, is on trial at the Old Bailey over allegations he cultivated a "corrupt relationship" with PC Timothy Edwards over four years.