Posts Tagged: mail on sunday

Jon Snow: ‘insidious’ Daily Mail publisher ‘targets public individuals’

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Channel 4 presenter Jon Snow has accused Daily Mail publisher Associated Newspapers of targeting public individuals, calling the group “insidious”. Snow told the Leveson Inquiry today he believed the Mail and Mail on Sunday was “pernicious and, at times, mendacious” when reporting on the private lives of politicians and others in the public eye. He… Read more »

Paul Dacre, Geordie Greig and the Fourth Viscount


by Brian Cathcart The New Yorker’s recent long profile of the Daily Mail contained a passing reference to something that may be worthy of a little more attention than it has received. Noting that the editor of the Mail on Sunday, Peter Wright, had stepped down, writer Lauren Collins observed: “His replacement, Geordie Greig, is… Read more »

Jemima Khan denies being source of Hugh Grant’s ‘plummy-voiced’ woman Mail on Sunday story


Jemima Khan has denied any knowledge of a “plummy-voiced woman” leaving Hugh Grant messages in her written evidence to the Leveson Inquiry. Khan, who dated Grant from 2004 until 2007, categorically denied having been the source of the story about a “plummy-voiced woman” who left messages on Grant’s mobile phone voicemail. The Mail on sunday… Read more »