Hutton Speaks...

….and it looks like the BBC is in real trouble. He has called Andrew Gilligan’s report “unfounded”, and that it was that broadcast which drew Dr Kelly into the controversy. Criticism of the Government has been very mild so…

High Hoon

Geoff Hoon will not be resigning. Sure, a man died because he was forced to give up his body armour. Sure, this was because the MoD ordered their supplies too late, despite the fact that everyone knew that we were…

The Hutton, It Arrives

Well, actually the Hutton report arrives in just under two weeks, with the involved parties getting 24 hours’ notice on the rest of us. Will this be a watershed for the BBC and for Blair’s government? Or will it…

Kelly Inquiry: Day 1

No stunning revelations just yet. We do hear that intelligence chiefs had concerns that the 45 minutes information was suspect and that Kelly’s job included briefing the media. We also learn that, despite earlier government claims, Kelly was a…