Submitted in response to written requests from the Inquiry, usually providing lists of questions to be answered. In most cases these formed the basis of questioning in public sessions, but in some cases they were read into the record (or taken as read) and the witness did not appear in person.
Given by witnesses invited by the Inquiry, normally after they have made written statements. These sessions could be viewed live online and sometimes on television news services, and the video recordings are part of the archive. The statements were usually released to the public after the public sessions.
British television producer and head of Sky News, part of BSkyB. Spoke at the Inquiry for Sky News, which he said prided itself on the impartiality, objectivity and accuracy of its output, and on the integrity of its journalists. It complied with all legal and regulatory obligations, he said, giving examples of potential "illegality" such as a Sky journalist purchasing an Uzi gun to prove how easy it was and of accessing private emails. He said these methods were justified when Sky believed that it served the public interest in revealing crime.