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Complainant Name:
Ms Elizabeth Ward

Clauses Noted: 12

Publication: Harrogate Advertiser

Complaint:
Ms Elizabeth Ward of Harrogate complained on behalf of her neighbour Mr John Dudley that coverage of the inquest into his wife’s tragic death was insensitive and had caused him, his family and his and his late wife’s friends considerable distress.

Resolution:
The editor wrote personally to both Ms Ward and Mr Dudley to express her regret that the article had caused undue distress at such a tragic time.

Report: 63



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