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Complainant Name:
Mr G D Ruxton

Clauses Noted: 1, 5

Publication: Bolton Evening News

Complaint:
Mr G D Ruxton of Bolton complained that, following the tragic death of his wife in a car crash, he had been approached by a reporter at his home the following morning. The complainant was also concerned that a report of the incident contained inaccuracies.

Resolution:
The complaint was resolved when the newspaper sent the complainant a private letter of apology for any distress which may have been caused.

Report: 72



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