Telegraph publishes timeline of its minister expenses story

The Daily Telegraph has published a timeline of the sequence of events over its investigation and subsequent reporting of the Culture Secretary's expense claims "to set the record straight."

It says it was contacted by a source about the story nearly a month ago - on November 17.

It has also published emails between Maria Miller and the paper's editor Tony Gallagher:

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PM backs minister over expenses

David Cameron has given his full backing to the Culture Secretary Maria Miller after a Parliamentary watchdog launched an investigation of her expenses.