Charlotte Church lobbies PM

Charlotte Church and her parents settled her phone-hacking damages action for £600,000.

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Charlotte Church: 'We wanted reassurance from PM'

Welsh singer Charlotte Church has met the Prime Minister tonight over the phone-hacking scandal.

She's signed an open letter seeking reassurance from David Cameron that he won't rule out recommendations made in the forthcoming Leveson report.

Other high-profile phone-hacking victims have also put their names to the letter.

Ms Church told ITV Wales why it was so important for her to meet the Prime Minister.


Charlotte Church arrives to meet PM

Charlotte Church has put her name to the open letter which will be handed to the Prime Minister Credit: Lynn Courtney, ITV News Wales

Charlotte Church has arrived at the Conservatives conference in Birmingham to meet Prime Minister, David Cameron.

She will hand in a letter to the Prime Minister, signed by more than 50 victims of the phone hacking scandal, expressing that trust in the media cannot be restored if the press is allowed to continue with a system of self-regulation.


Charlotte Church damages claim

Miss Church recently spoke at the Leveson Inquiry into media ethics Photo: ITV Wales Credit: ITV News

Charlotte Church has reportedly settled her phone-hacking damages claim against News Group Newspapers, the publishers of the News of the World. A trial was due to start to consider allegations that her voicemail had been hacked. Today she'll give a statement outside London's High Court.

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