· Ford’s job was to secure kompromat on Labour figures to force resignation · Revelations follow Labour MP’s criticism of Sunday Times over ‘fiction’ stories · Part 2 of our story on Labour versus The Sunday Times
· Labour accuse TheSunday Times of smearing Jeremy Corbyn with ‘fiction.’ · MP Lloyd Russell-Moyle says it’s the latest in a long line of Sunday Times’ attacks going back years. · He cites TheSunday Times’ former in-house Private Investigator John Ford who illegally targeted nearly every member of the Labour Cabinet during Blair and Brown governments. · Mr. Ford says the respected ‘paper of record’ tasked him to systematically undermine Labour between 1995 – 2010 · Press campaigners call for ex-Sunday Times Editor John Witherow to account for his actions – and re-instatement of cancelled Leveson 2 · Part 1 of Byline Investigates story on Labour versus The Sunday Times
• But his ex-bosses Tina Weaver and James Scott are alleged to have been in charge of the conspiracy • Buckley, Weaver and Scott have never admitted phone hacking • Tina Weaver denied any knowledge of phone-hacking at the Leveson Inquiry
• Part 2 of our story about Rebekah Brooks, Ross Kemp, and Tony Harding • Private Investigator Steve Whittamore says he sub-contracted ‘blag’ on innocent man’s private data • Byline Investigates identifies likely suspect – an ex-squaddie ‘blagger’ who lived double-life
Part 2 of Byline Investigates’ court report of Katherine O’Donnell v Times Newspapers. The Times is accused of alleged discrimination against a former Night Editor, who claims she was passed over for promotion. Ms. O’Donnell claims unfair dismissal because she is transgender
Part 1 of Byline Investigates' Report on alleged unfair dismissal. Times Editor John Witherow was accused of overlooking a Former Night Editor (Scotland) of The Times for promotion. But he tells Employment Judge Jane Porter he treats everyone equally
News UK chief executive Rebekah Brooks once spied on her fiancé Kemp when she was editor of the News of the World – while the company paid her surveillance bill. But she denies knowledge of any law breaking.