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Complainant Name:
Mrs Jenny Brannock Jones

Clauses Noted: 3, 5

Publication: Hemel Hempstead Gazette

Complaint:

Mrs Jenny Brannock Jones of Tring complained that a reporter had attended her husbands funeral without her prior knowledge, and that a photographer had taken a picture of his coffin without permission. The newspaper had also published her full address.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper apologised for the attendance at the funeral without permission and for the publication of the complainants address, and indicated that it had taken steps to ensure that a similar situation did not arise again.

Report: 75



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