'Lucky' no vigilante reacted to McAlpine allegations

Andrew Reid, the solicitor representing Lord McAlpine, has told ITV News it is "lucky" no vigilante acted on the child abuse allegations wrongly directed at the Tory peer.

He added that Lord McAlpine was "sorry" he had ever found himself having to go through the High Court following the settlement of his libel action.

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McAlpine settles libel actions

Lord McAlpine, who was wrongly implicated in child sex abuse allegations, formally settled his libel actions against the BBC and ITV at London's High Court.