Press release

Nick Clegg publishes meetings data

Details published today include a list of all the senior media figures that the Deputy Prime Minister has met since the General Election.

This was published under the 2010 to 2015 Conservative and Liberal Democrat coalition government

The list includes proprietors, senior executives and editors of media organisations, in line with the advice given to the Deputy Prime Minister by the Cabinet Secretary.

Also published today is the proposed addendum to the Ministerial Code, as advised by the Cabinet Secretary and agreed by the Prime Minister.

It states:

The Government will be open about its links with the media.  All meetings with newspaper and other media proprietors, editors and senior executives will be published quarterly regardless of the purpose of the meeting.

Updates to this page

Published 15 July 2011