Leveson

Leveson is a fundamental threat to the free press

The Leveson Inquiry has provoked the most heated debate about journalism in British history. His call for new statutory regulation of print media has left a stand-off between politicians and the press.

Come and watch the key players argue whether the Leveson proposal signals the end of Britain’s free press.

Speakers

For the motion

Richard Littlejohn

Richard Littlejohn

Daily Mail columnist

For the motion

Paul Staines

Paul Staines

Prominent political blogger Guido Fawkes

For the motion

John Whittingdale

John Whittingdale

Chair of Culture, Media and Sport Committee

Against the motion

Chris Bryant

Chris Bryant

Victim of phone – hacking

Against the motion

Max Mosley

Max Mosley

Former FIA President and Campaigner for press reform

Against the motion

Charlotte Harris

Charlotte Harris

Partner, Mishcon de Reya & Director, Hacked Off

Chair

Andrew Neil

Andrew Neil

Chairman of Press Holdings Media Group and presenter of BBC's Daily and Sunday Politics.

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