'Do his phone' email sent by Coulson

Then News of the World editor Andy Coulson told a senior journalist investigating an exclusive story on television celebrity Calum Best to "do his phone", a court has heard.

Mr Coulson emailed the instruction to his then head of news, Ian Edmondson, prosecutor Andrew Edis QC said.

They feared a rival paper may get the story about the son of George Best and a woman, Mr Edis told the Old Bailey.

Mr Coulson and Mr Edmondson deny conspiracy to intercept communications.

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