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.
Businessman, journalist and former Deputy Governor of the Bank of England. Gave evidence at the Inquiry on behalf of the six Independent National Directors of Times Newspapers. These were established when News International was about to purchase the Times and Sunday Times and must be consulted, for example, in the event of the appointment of a new editor. Pennant-Rea was asked how this worked in practice.