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.
Author and Editor-in-Chief of Hello! magazine, Rosie previously held senior positions at women's magazines including Grazia, Glamour and Red. Gave evidence that Hello! would only employ and retain experienced journalists with good reputations and track records. All their journalists, including freelancers, were aware of the Press Complaints Commission Code, she said. It was not Hello!'s intention to offend or to present anyone in an unflattering light, she said.