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Complainant Name:
Mr Eric Hamer

Clauses Noted: 1, 3

Publication: Bury Times

Complaint:
Mr Eric Hamer of Bury complained that a piece in the newspaper’s announcements column appeared to have come from him, when he had, in fact, submitted no announcement.

Resolution:
The newspaper wrote personally to the complainant to offer its sincere apologies and informed him that steps had been taken to ensure that the same kind of incident did not recur.

Report: 57



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