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Complainant Name:
Mrs Lilian Hawkins

Clauses Noted: 5

Publication: Stratford Observer

Complaint:
Mrs Lilian Hawkins of Stratford on Avon complained that the photograph of a body bag accompanying an article intruded into her grief, and had caused great distress to all of Mathew Hawkins’ family.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published an apology for any upset that had been caused.

Report: 72



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