Neil Wallis

Two More Charged Over 'News Of The World Phone Hacking'

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 30.07.2014 | UK

Two former News of The World (NoTW) journalists have been charged with conspiring to hack phones, prosecutors have announced. Former features edito...

Freddie Starr Case Proves 'Justice Delayed Is Justice Denied' - The Law Must Change

Philip S Smith | Posted 08.07.2014 | UK
Philip S Smith

Their life is in limbo, they cannot make professional or personal plans with confidence since they are unaware as to how the investigation will proceed and with what end result. Their careers will invariably be rudely interrupted. The potential domestic impact is obvious.

Police and Politicians Turn Blind Eye to FGM Because of Victims' Skin Colour

Neil Wallis | Posted 16.07.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Neil Wallis

This week a beautiful little blonde and blue-eyed English girl was horrifically sexually mutilated - by her parents. She will be scarred for life both physically and mentally. She could have died in the attack. This was not a lone assault, however. Such ritualistic violence against children happen on average EVERY week among a particular cult in Britain.

Girl Guides V Page 3 Girls

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 21.06.2013 | UK

Could the Page 3 Girl have met her match in the Girl Guide? Members of Girlguiding UK have thrown their weight behind a popular campaign to drop th...

Shame as Liberty Turns Its Back on Liberty for Journalists

Neil Wallis | Posted 02.06.2013 | UK
Neil Wallis

Liberty's website declares on its home page "Working to PROTECT CIVIL LIBERTIES, and PROMOTE HUMAN RIGHTS for everyone". But does that "everyone" not include journalists?

Could It Be The End For Page 3?

The Huffington Post UK | Jessica Elgot | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK

Rupert Murdoch has hinted it may be time for The Sun's Page Three girls to join the UK's millions in the dole queue - telling a campaigner that the to...

Get Your Tits Out For the Lads

Kirsty Higginson | Posted 09.01.2013 | UK Lifestyle
Kirsty Higginson

We talk this equality, but really were are we with it? We fight sexism in the workplace, the home and the street, but it is still going strong on page three.

In Defence of Self-Regulation

Neil Wallis | Posted 08.01.2013 | UK
Neil Wallis

Britain has enjoyed Press Freedom for 317 years. It was finally wrestled from the grasp of the State, after centuries of campaigning, in 1695. Many have - literally - died to protect it ever since. So why do so many people want to give it away now?

Former Topless Model Advocates Highlighting Women's Talents and Abilities in the Sun

Sheila Hageman | Posted 25.11.2012 | UK
Sheila Hageman

As a former topless model, I feel I have a certain perspective on the Sun's page 3 topless women issue. When I was 18, I used nude modeling as a way to earn money to support my acting career. Was I thrilled and empowered by my job? Some days and jobs, yes, but the majority of my time was spent consumed by inner conflict about my choice.

Why the Self-Serving Wimmin Who Want to Ban Page 3 Are So Wrong

Neil Wallis | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK
Neil Wallis

They're the sort of people who would never dream of reading the Sun in the first place, and have no real idea of the people that actually do. Well, the Sun is a largely working-class newspaper that approximately THREE MILLION women choose to read every day.

Can Page 3 Fuel Domestic Violence?

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 19.03.2013 | UK

Lynne Featherstone's suggestion that The Sun's page 3 can help fuel domestic violence has been backed up by women's groups, which warn pictures of...

'A Leveson-Style Public Inquiry Into Hillsborough Is Vital'

The Huffington Post UK | Dina Rickman | Posted 13.09.2012 | UK

David Cameron should set up a Leveson style public inquiry into the Hillsborough cover-up, former News of the World executive Neil Wallis has said. ...

Hidden Victims of Phone Hacking - The Families of the Hacks Arrested

Neil Wallis | Posted 30.10.2012 | UK
Neil Wallis

The ordeals imposed by police on journalists and their families caught up in the phone hacking investigations are unnecessary and disgraceful. And please do remember, we're talking about journalists here, not hardened villains with criminal records as long as their arm. Yet that is how they and their families are being treated in scenes the Stasi would be proud of. Yes, police must investigate all allegations of crime equally without fear or favour, but there simply IS a difference between dealing with a hardened criminal and a middle-class middle-aged white-collar journalist.

Leveson: Former NoTW Editor Neil Wallis To Give Evidence Again

PA | Posted 01.06.2012 | UK

Former News of the World executive editor Neil Wallis will give evidence to the Leveson Inquiry for a second time today. Three senior figures in th...

I've Had A Good Relationship With The Media, Says Yates

PA/The Huffington Post UK | Posted 01.03.2012 | UK

A former Metropolitan assistant commissioner who did not reveal that the-then deputy prime minister, John Prescott, had been a victim of phone hacking...

Phone Hacking: IPCC Delivers Fedorcio Misconduct Report, Decision Due

PA | Posted 17.03.2012 | UK

Scotland Yard's media chief will find out within days whether he faces punishment over his connections with a phone-hacking suspect. The police wat...

Yates Of The Yard Cleared Of Misconduct By IPCC

The Huffington Post UK | Posted 14.11.2011 | UK

Former assistant commissioner John Yates has been cleared by the Independent Police Complaints Commission of misconduct. Yates had been accused of ...

Ed Llewellyn And His Boss

www.spectator.co.uk | Posted 20.09.2011 | UK Politics

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David Cameron: Full Statement On Phone Hacking

Posted 19.09.2011 | UK

David Cameron has made an emergency statement to parliament over the phone hacking scandal. Below is the full text of his speech. INTRODUCTION ...

Cameron: With Hindsight I Would Not Have Hired Coulson

Huffington Post UK | Jacqueline Head | Posted 19.09.2011 | UK

CLICK HERE FOR LIVE UPDATES. Prime Minister David Cameron has said that "with 20/20 hindsight" he would not have hired Andy Coulson as his chief me...

Dina Rickman

John Yates: The Prime Minister's Chief Of Staff Blocked David Cameron Being Briefed On Phone Hacking

HuffingtonPost.com | Dina Rickman | Posted 18.09.2011 | UK

The prime minister’s chief of staff Ed Llewellyn was the Number 10 official who blocked David Cameron being briefed on "police protocol" surrounding...

John Yates And Sir Paul Under Investigation By The IPPC

The Huffington Post | Dina Rickman | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK

The country’s two top police chiefs are being investigated by the Independent Police Complaints Commission, just hours after they both resigned. ...

John Yates Resigns, Says He Has Acted With Complete Integrity

The Huffington Post | Dina Rickman | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK

John Yates has stressed his conscience is clear, in a defiant resignation statement. He condemned "malicious gossip" that had been printed about hi...

Yates Resigns From Met Police As Scandal Intensifies

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK

John Yates, the Assistant Commissioner of the Metropolitan Police, has resigned from his position following criticism of a previous inquiry into phone...

Cameron To Make Statement To Parliament Over Phone Hacking

Huffington Post UK | Posted 17.09.2011 | UK Politics

Prime Minister David Cameron has said parliament will sit for an extra day to consider Tuesday's select committee hearings into phone hacking and poli...