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Complainant Name:
Mr Richard Bowker

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Evening Standard

Complaint:
Mr Richard Bowker, Chairman and Chief Executive of the Strategic Rail Authority, complained that an article was inaccurate when it stated that his comments made in a separate interview were “the final insult”. The complainant was concerned that this quotation was not attributed to any source.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published a clarification on the matter explaining that the words "the final insult" were their own opinion and not a quote from an upset passenger or industry observer.

Report: 64



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