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Complainant Name:
Mr Tim Perry, the Deputy Head of Abbeyfield School

Clauses Noted: 6

Publication: The Sunday Telegraph

Mr Tim Perry, the Deputy Head of Abbeyfield School, complained that a reporter from the newspaper had spoken to children while they were at school in breach of Clause 6 (Children) of the Code. The complaint was supported by parents of two pupils from the school.

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper which accepted that it had acted in breach of the Code sent personal letters of apology to the school and parents and published an apology.

Report: 70

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