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Public attitudes towards the press

Lord Norton

I received yesterday a copy of the survey of public attitudes towards conduct in public life carried out by BMRB Social Research for the Committee on Standards in Public Life.   The survey, conducted earlier this year, covers the media as well as politicians.  Its findings on the media tend to reinforce the points made in my…

Parliament and the press

Lord Norton

In response to my post on the problems of a long recess, two readers – Adrian Kidney and James Clarke – expressed distrust in the media.  I pointed out that Eurobarometer data reveal that they are not alone.  The data show low – and declining – levels of trust in the press.  Eurabarometer 69 (Spring…