Press anger at regulation deal

The Financial Times has become the latest newspaper to oppose the all-party endorsed press regulation proposals. The FT joins an opposition press group that includes The Times, The Daily Telegraph, the Daily Mirror and the Daily Mail.

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The Times has ‘serious concerns’ about press regulation

Philip Webster, editor of digital editions of The Times, said the newspaper had “very serious concerns” about the press regulation proposals.

“We have serious concerns, we are looking at those concerns," he told ITV News UK Editor Lucy Manning.

“We are worried about the proposals for exemplary damages, we’re worried about the proposals for apologies, we’re worried about the overall cost of the plan.

“But we have yet to decide what to do, we are in no hurry.”

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