'No evidence' Home Office funded paedophile group

Home Office permanent secretary Mark Sedwill has told MPs there is no evidence that the department provided funding to activist group the Paedophile Information Exchange.

ITV News Deputy Political Editor Chris Ship reports:


Sedwill says investigator found no evidence Home Office funded the PIE. It's hard to "hide a funding trail" he says


Funding of that kind [to PIE for example] would have required ministerial approval says Sedwill


Theresa May: 'No regrets' over Butler-Sloss appointment

Theresa May has defended the appointment of Baroness Butler-Sloss to the wide-ranging inquiry into allegations of child abuse at a number of institutions saying she had no regrets about the decision.