Press 'must remain united' over regulation

To meet tough deadlines, which the Government is rightly imposing on us, it's going to take a great deal of determination, energy and commitment from the whole industry.

One thing is going to be absolutely vital in the days ahead and that is that the industry must remain united as we seek to implement the Leveson report and put in place a new tough system of regulation which is fit for the future - and which above all else will make the need for statute irrelevant.

– Lord Black of Brentwood, the Telegraph Media Group executive director