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Complainant Name:
HRH Prince Henry of Wales and Cressida Bonas

Clauses Noted: 3

Publication: Daily Mirror


HRH Prince Henry of Wales and Cressida Bonas complained to the Press Complaints Commission that the newspaper had published two photographs of them that intruded into their privacy in breach of Clause 3 (Privacy) of the Editors' Code of Practice.


The complaint was resolved when the PCC negotiated the removal of the photographs and an accompanying article from the newspaper's website, along with the publication of the following apology, in print and online:

An apology to Prince Harry & Cressida Bonas

On 14 February 2014 we published in the paper and online two photographs of Prince Harry and Cressida Bonas, taken by audience members and put up on social media whilst they were attending a performance at the Royal Albert Hall. We accept that the event was private and apologise to them both for publishing the photographs.

Date Published: 18/07/2014

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