Royal reporter: Queen protocol broken

Robert Jobson, the former royal editor at the News of the World, has said the BBC's security correspondent Frank Gardner has broken protocol by reporting The Queen's views on radical Muslim cleric Abu Qatada:


@dansabbagh No "Ifs" about it. He knew protocol when he met The Queen. If she had thought he would report it she would not have said it.


BBC's Hamza Queen apology

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