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Complainant Name:
Ms Samantha Cohen, press secretary to the Duke of York

Clauses Noted: 1, 6

Publication: Daily Express

Complaint:
Ms Samantha Cohen, press secretary to the Duke of York, complained that an article was inaccurate in suggesting that the Duke’s daughter, Princess Beatrice, was romantically involved with a young man. She also complained that the article intruded into the welfare of the Princess, who had been only 15 at the time the piece appeared.

Resolution:
The newspaper published a statement saying it had been asked to make clear that the pair were – in fact – simply friends and that it was happy to set the record straight.

Report: 68



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