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Former Sunday Mirror journalist makes hacking claims to Newsnight

The BBC's Newsnight programme has heard claims that phone hacking was taking place at the Sunday Mirror.

A journalist - who worked on the paper in the last decade - has told the programme he knew about a number of celebrities being targeted with this technique.

The Trinity Mirror newspaper group says that its journalists work within the law and the Press Complaints Commission's code of conduct.

  • 23 Jul 2011
  • From the section UK