1. Alex Forrest

Defence Secretary: PM 'puts to bed many myths' at Leveson

Defence Secretary Philip Hammond has said today that the Prime Minister's evidence at the Leveson Inquiry has "put to bed many of the myths" about his conduct with the press.

Mr Hammond refuted claims that the former News International chief Rebekah Brooks' text message was awkward for the Prime Minister. Mr Hammond has said it was not inconsistent with their professional relationship.