Freddy Mayhew

February 19, 2018

The Sun pays out ‘substantial damages’ after wrongly claiming couple part of Islamic ‘Trojan Horse’ plot to take over primary school

The Sun has paid “substantial damages” to a Muslim couple whom it wrongly alleged were involved in a “Trojan Horse” plot to take over a […]
February 19, 2018

TV, film and music magazine ABCs: Soaplife picks up largest circulation growth as Total Film and Empire both report double-figure decline

Time UK’s Soaplife magazine saw sales climb by 9 per cent to 42,200 in second half of last year, one of only two titles covering […]
February 19, 2018

Men’s lifestyle magazine ABCs: Men’s Fitness is biggest circulation loser as GQ and Shortlist hold firm

Men’s Fitness magazine has seen its circulation drop by 18 per cent year-on-year to 21,183, representing the sharpest decline across the men’s lifestyle sector. Figures […]
February 16, 2018

Telegraph apologises over ‘unfounded’ claims married couple plotted Islamist ‘Trojan Horse’ takeover of primary school

The Telegraph has apologised and agreed to pay costs and damages to a husband and wife over an article that wrongly claimed they were responsible […]
February 16, 2018

Impress board member David Leigh: ‘I am against Max Mosley’s attempt to put cat back in the bag… but press must tell whole story’

Press reform campaigner Max Mosley has issued a claim against the Times, Sun, Daily Mail and Mirror newspapers to stop publishing references to a story […]
February 16, 2018

Women’s magazine ABCs: Hello! titles record biggest circulation gains while Look and Grazia figures fall

Hello! saw the biggest circulation rise in the second half of last year across women’s lifestyle, fashion, and health and beauty magazines, new ABC figures […]
February 15, 2018

News mag ABCs: Spectator editor claims digital is behind print sales ‘renaissance’

Spectator editor Fraser Nelson has said digital is behind a “renaissance” of print sales, which he said were at an all-time high, as ABC released […]
February 15, 2018

National newspaper print ABCs: Daily Star overtakes Daily Telegraph for first time in over a year + full figures for Jan

The Daily Star’s print circulation has has crept above that of the Daily Telegraph for the first time in more than a year, new ABC […]
February 15, 2018

Max Mosley in bid to ‘gag’ Sun, Times and Daily Mail from reporting past sex orgy or his funding ties to Impress

Press reform campaigner Max Mosley is attempting to use data protection laws to “gag” newspapers from reporting his involvement in a sex orgy years ago […]
February 9, 2018

Channel 4 News forced to stop using Facebook to protect staff after child abuse videos flood inbox

Channel 4 News was forced to stop using its Facebook page after it was inundated with videos showing the sexual abuse of a young girl. […]
February 8, 2018

Mail Online’s use of ‘push him’ suicide tweet in report did not breach man’s privacy, IPSO rules

A man whose tweet saying  a suicidal man should be pushed off a motorway bridge was published by Mail Online has had his complaint against […]
February 2, 2018

Byline breached Impress code over photo of Ted Heath with teen in police ‘sex abuse’ story

Byline breached accuracy standards in a story about a police investigation into child sex abuse allegations against former Prime Minister Sir Edward Heath, press regulator […]
January 24, 2018

'Inoculating' social media users against 'fake news' will help filter it out, MPs told

The best way to fight so-called fake news is by “inoculating” social media users against online propaganda, MPs have been told. Regularly informing social media […]