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.
Political editor of the Telegraph at time of giving evidence. Was asked to describe the general "dynamic" of relations between journalists and politicians. Gave his view that self-regulation was the best form of regulation. In 2014, he became Deputy Director of Communications for the Labour Party, but left to join Sadiq Khan's campaign in the 2016 London mayoral election.