Lord O'Donnell defends Coulson vetting

Lord O'Donnell has defended only clearing Andy Coulson to a lesser level of security when he took over as Number Ten's director of communications.

He told the Leveson Inquiry that deeper vetting would have been unlikely to reveal significant information about his alleged involvement in phone hacking.

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Alastair Campbell at Leveson

Tony Blair's former No 10 communications chief Alastair Campbell has finished giving evidence at the Leveson Inquiry. The former head of the Civil Service, Gus O'Donnell also appeared .