Andy Coulson jailed for 18 mths for plotting to hack phones

Former Number 10 spin doctor Andy Coulson has been jailed for 18 months after being found guilty of plotting to hack phones while in charge at the News of the World.

View all 15 updates ›

Andy Coulson arrives at court for sentencing

Former News of the World editor Andy Coulson has arrived at court - amid a media scrum - for sentencing.

The 46-year-old father-of-three was found guilty last week of conspiring to intercept voicemails at the now-defunct Sunday tabloid following an eight-month trial at the Old Bailey.

More on this story