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Complainant Name:
Mrs Ball

Clauses Noted: 3, 6

Publication: Folkestone Herald


Mrs Ball of Folkestone complained that an article about a prize won by her 12-year-old daughter contained intrusive information about where she lived.


The editor apologised to the complainant and offered his assurances that he had learnt a lesson from the episode and had subsequently informed his staff to keep geography more general in stories involving children.

Report: 74

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