As someone who followed the Leveson Inquiry with the kind of furrow browed concentration a slavering dog applies to a careless barbecue operator, the subsequent trial and inevitable revelations therein were front and centre on my radar. Whether it’s the machinations of an ever hungrier media desperate to pad out their empty pages that enthralls …

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Original Image: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images. Photoshopping: Moi. As a journalist, Rebekah Brooks first impulse on discovering she is to face phone hacking charges will be to repair to HMV to stock up on Bad Girls DVDs. Background research and all that. FYI Beks, the first and second series were utterly hilarious. Don’t bother with anything after. …

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Image: REUTERS/POOL via Reuters TV. It’s all got bit serious here lately. Let’s lighten things up by looking at this photo of Rebekah Brooks as she frantically tries to remember the penalty for lying under oath. Remember, folks. No matter how awful your day has been so far, you can be assured that your failure …

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A woman reacts with shock as she advised that her green jacket will offer no protection from the long arm of the law. Image: via the Telegraph. The RSPCA have been accused of pursuing a political agenda after pressing charges against four members of the Heythrop hunt – which in the past has enjoyed the patronage …

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