Murdoch in London for meeting after hacking trial

Rupert Murdoch has left his central London flat and is believed to be heading to News UK for a meeting with staff, ITV News understands.

The 83-year-old was reading The Sun newspaper as he sat in the front seat of a grey Range Rover.

Murdoch's arrival in the UK follows the acquittal of former News International chief executive Rebekah Brooks on phone hacking charges.

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