– Prime Minister David Cameron
William Rees-Mogg is rightly a Fleet Street legend - editing The Times through a tumultuous period with flair and integrity. I always found him full of wisdom and good advice - particularly when I first became Leader of the Opposition. My thoughts are with his wife and five children at this sad time.
Prime Minister David Cameron has led tributes to the former editor of The Times, William Rees-Mogg, who has died at the age of 84.