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Complainant Name:
Miss Louise Pyne

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Evening Standard


Miss Louise Pyne complained to the Press Complaints Commission that an article was inaccurate when it suggested that she had told the television presenter Miriam O'Reilly "It's time for botox".


The newspaper made clear that the information had been taken from a witness statement. Nonetheless, the complaint was resolved when the PCC negotiated the addition of the following statement to the online article:

Louise Pyne told the Evening Standard on 5 November 2010 that the discussion she had with Ms O'Reilly was a conversation between friends, and she did not tell Ms O'Reilly that she should have Botox.

Date Published: 24/02/2011

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