Newspaper editors lock horns before PM press meeting

Editors Tony Gallagher, of The Daily Telegraph, and Chris Blackhurst, of The Independent, have crossed Twitter swords before this morning's meeting with the Prime Minister.

Mr Gallagher said Mr Blackhurst had misrepresented the Telegraph's coverage on Leveson during a radio appearance.


Can I suggest c_blackhurst of the @independent read our recent #Leveson leaders before misrepresenting them on @bbcr4today?


@gallaghereditor @independent @bbcr4today You're right. I apologise - your Leveson leaders are in favour of independent self-regulation.


Leveson: Editors in crunch talks

Newspaper editors will hold crunch talks today after David Cameron warned that "the clock is ticking" to avoid regulation backed by law.