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Complainant Name:
Noel Gallagher and Meg Matthews

Clauses Noted: 1, 6

Publication: News of the World

Complaint:
Noel Gallagher and Meg Matthews complained through solicitors Simons Muirhead & Burton that a report of a ‘cot-death scare’ involving their infant daughter was inaccurate and intruded into her privacy without justification.

Resolution:
The editor sympathised with the parents’ concern over publicity concerning their child and undertook not to sensationalise trivial stories about her in the future. He also agreed to amend their database in the light of the Complaint.

Report: 50



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