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Complainant Name:
Mr Steve Wickenden

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Daily Mirror


Mr Steve Wickenden complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had published an article which misleadingly reported that he had paid £30,000 for a Back to the Future Delorean time machine, although he had not specified how much he had paid for the car.


While the newspaper did not accept that there was a breach of the Code, the complaint was resolved when it removed the online article as a gesture of goodwill.

Date Published: 08/12/2011

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