UK Politics

Media figures who have met Cameron, Clegg and Miliband

David Cameron, Nick Clegg and Ed Miliband have all now published details of their meetings with newspaper editors, executives and owners over the past year.

DAVID CAMERON - MEETINGS SINCE BECOMING PM

Image caption Times editor James Harding has met David Cameron several times over the past year

MAY 2010:

  • Rupert Murdoch (Chairman, News Corporation - general discussion)
  • Paul Dacre (Editor, Daily Mail - general discussion)
  • Lord Burns (Chairman, Channel 4 - invited to Chequers )
  • Deborah Turness (Editor, ITV News - invited to Chequers)

JUNE 2010:

  • Rebekah Brooks (Chief executive, News International - invited to Chequers)
  • Dominic Mohan (Editor, The Sun - general discussion)
  • Attended News International summer party
  • James Harding (Editor, The Times - interview)
  • Geordie Greig (Editor, Evening Standard - general discussion)
  • Attended Times CEO summit
  • Attended Financial Times summer party
  • Attended The Spectator summer party

JULY 2010:

  • Aidan Barclay (Chairman, Telegraph Media Group - general discussion)
  • Hosted National Broadcasters and Lobby reception
  • Attended The Sun Police Bravery awards
  • Lord Rothermere (Chairman, Daily Mail General Trust - invited to Chequers)
  • Tony Gallagher (Editor, Daily Telegraph - general discussion)
  • Dominic Mohan (Editor, The Sun - general discussion)
  • Colin Myler (Editor, News of the World - general discussion)
  • Murdoch Maclennan (Chief Executive, Telegraph Media Group - general discussion)
  • Hosted Regional Broadcasters and Lobby reception
  • Editors of US papers (overseas visit)
  • Editors of Indian papers (overseas visit)
  • Tony Gallagher (Editor, The Daily Telegraph - social engagement)

AUGUST 2010:

  • Tim Montgomerie (Editor, ConservativeHome - general discussion)
  • Rebekah Brooks (Chief Executive, News International - invited to Chequers)

SEPTEMBER 2010:

  • John Mulholland (Editor, The Observer - general discussion)
  • Attended GQ awards ceremony
  • John Witherow (Editor, Sunday Times - general discussion)

OCTOBER 2010:

  • Ian MacGregor (Editor Sunday Telegraph - general discussion)
  • Tim Montgomerie (Tory conference)
  • James Harding (Tory conference)
  • Murdoch Maclennan, Tony Gallagher (Tory conference)
  • Dominic Mohan, Rebekah Brooks (Tory conference)
  • Attended Spectator reception at Tory conference
  • Attended Daily Telegraph reception at Tory conference
  • Peter Wright (Editor, Mail on Sunday - Tory conference)
  • Interview with editors of regional newspapers at Tory conference
  • Geordie Greg (Tory conference)
  • John Witherow (Tory conference)
  • Attended News International reception at Tory conference
  • Sly Bailey (Chief Executive, Trinity Mirror - Tory conference)
  • Attended National Magazines reception at Tory conference
  • Rebekah Brooks (social engagement)

NOVEMBER 2010:

  • Attended reception of Journalists Charity
  • John Micklethwait (Editor, The Economist - general discussion)
  • James Murdoch (Chairman, News International - invited to Chequers)
  • Attended the Spectator Parliamentarian of the Year awards
  • Aidan Barclay (general discussion)
  • Met editors of regional newspapers (general discussion)

DECEMBER 2010:

  • Attended The Sun military awards and dinner
  • Hosted the National Broadcasters and Lobby reception
  • Rebekah Brooks and James Murdoch (social engagement)
  • Rebekah Brooks (social engagement)

JANUARY 2011:

  • Evgeny Lebedev (Chairman, Evening Standard Ltd, Independent Print Ltd - general discussion)
  • Geordie Greg (general discussion)

FEBRUARY 2011:

  • Hosted British Society of Magazine Editors
  • Hosted lobby of regional journalists
  • Paul Dacre (general discussion)
  • Fraser Nelson (Editor, The Spectator - general discussion)

MARCH 2011:

  • Alan Rusbridger (Editor, The Guardian - general discussion)
  • Lionel Barber (Editor, The Financial Times - general discussion)
  • Hosted News of the World's children's champions
  • Met editors of Trinity Mirror owned regional daily papers (general discussion)

APRIL 2011:

  • James Harding (general discussion)
  • Murdoch Maclennan, Tony Gallagher (general discussion)
  • Richard Desmond (Chairman, Express Newspapers - general discussion)
  • Hugh Whittow (Editor, Daily Express - general discussion)

MAY 2011:

  • Dominic Mohan (general discussion)

JUNE 2011:

  • Sue Inglish, Steve Mitchell, Mary Hockaday (BBC News - general discussion)
  • James Harding (general discussion)
  • Attended News International summer party
  • Gave speech to The Times CEO summit

JULY 2011:

  • Hosted National Broadcasters and Lobby reception
  • Fraser Nelson (interview)

NICK CLEGG - MEETINGS SINCE BECOMING DEPUTY PM

Image caption Nick Clegg has met Russian newspaper executive Evgeny Lebedev on several occasions

MAY 2010:

  • Simon Kelner (Editor-in-chief, The Independent and IoS - general discussion)

JUNE 2010:

  • Attended News International summer party
  • Attended Financial Times summer party
  • Attended Spectator summer party

JULY 2010:

  • Attended reception for regional broadcasters and lobby
  • John Mullholland (Editor, The Observer - general discussion)
  • Geordie Greig (Editor, Evening Standard - general discussion)
  • Paul Dacre (Editor, Daily Mail - general discussion)

AUGUST 2010:

  • James Harding, Rebekah Brooks, James Murdoch (News International - general discussion)
  • John Witherow (Editor, Sunday Times - general discussion)
  • Simon Kelner (general discussion)

SEPTEMBER 2010:

  • Alan Rusbridger (Editor, The Guardian - general discussion)
  • Evgeny Lebedev (Chairman, Evening Standard and Independent - Lib Dem conference)
  • Peter Wright (Editor, Mail on Sunday - Lib Dem conference)

OCTOBER 2010:

  • Tony Gallagher and Murdoch Maclennan (Telegraph Media Group - general discussion)
  • Simon Kelner and Evgeny Lebedev (social engagement)

NOVEMBER 2010:

  • Attended Mirror Pride of Britain awards
  • Attended Spectator Parliamentarian of the Year awards
  • Evgeny Lebedev (general discussion)

DECEMBER 2010:

  • Attended National Broadcasters and Lobby reception

FEBRUARY 2011:

  • Geordie Greig (general discussion)
  • Rebekah Brooks and Dominic Mohan (general discussion)

APRIL 2011:

  • Tony Gallagher and Murdoch Maclennan (general discussion)
  • John Mullin (general discussion)
  • James Harding (general discussion)
  • John Mullholland (Editor, The Observer - general discussion)

MAY 2011:

  • Lionel Barber (Editor, Financial Times - general discussion)
  • Met editors of Trinity Mirror's regional daily newspapers

JUNE 2011:

  • Evgeny Lebedev (general discussion)

ED MILIBAND - MEETINGS SINCE MAY 2010

MAY 2010:

  • Simon Kelner (Editor in chief, Independent)

JUNE 2010:

  • Jason Cowley (Editor, New Statesman)
  • Richard Wallace (Editor, Daily Mirror)
  • Attended News International summer party

JULY 2010:

  • Geordie Greig (Editor, Evening Standard)
  • Kevin McGrath (Owner, Tribune)
  • Alan Rusbridger (Editor, Guardian)

AUGUST 2010:

  • Jason Cowley (Editor, New Statesman)
  • Colin Myler (Editor, News of the World)
  • Geordie Greig (Editor, Evening Standard)
  • Bruce Waddell (Editor-in-chief, Daily Record)

SEPTEMBER 2010:

Image caption Archie Norman, the ITV chairman, has been among those to meet Ed Miliband
  • John Mulholland (Editor, Observer)
  • Tony Gallagher (Editor, Daily Telegraph)
  • Dominic Mohan (Editor, The Sun)
  • Rebekah Brooks (News International chief executive)
  • Richard Wallace (Editor, Daily Mirror - Labour conference)
  • Colin Myler (Editor, News of the World - Labour conference)
  • James Harding (Editor, The Times - Labour conference)
  • Dominic Mohan (Editor, The Sun - Labour conference)
  • Attended News International reception at Labour conference
  • Attender The Mirror's conference party

OCTOBER 2010:

  • Archie Norman (Chairman, ITV - general discussion)
  • Bruce Waddell (Editor-in-chief, Daily Record - general discussion)

NOVEMBER 2010:

  • Attended lobby reception
  • John Mullin (Editor, Independent on Sunday - general discussion)

DECEMBER 2010:

  • Lionel Barber (Editor, Financial Times - general discussion)
  • Attended The Sun's Military Awards reception and dinner
  • Alan Rusbridger (Editor, The Guardian - general discussion)
  • James Harding (Editor, The Times - general discussion)

JANUARY 2011:

  • Tony Gallagher (Editor, The Daily Telegraph - general discussion)

FEBRUARY 2011:

  • Dominic Mohan (general discussion)
  • Jason Cowley (Editor, New Statesman - general discussion)
  • Jason Cowley and Spencer Neal (New Statesman - general discussion)
  • Geordie Greig (Editor, Evening Standard - general discussion)

MARCH 2011:

  • Lloyd Embley (Editor, The People - general discussion)
  • Sly Bailey and editors of Trinity Mirror's regional newspapers (general discussion)
  • Graeme Huston (Editor, Doncaster Free Press - general discussion)

APRIL 2011:

  • Made speech to 30 Club

MAY 2011:

  • Evgeny Lebedev (Chairman, Independent Print Ltd, general discussion)
  • Simon Kelner (Editor-in-chief, Independent Print Ltd, general discussion)
  • Richard Wallace (general discussion)

JUNE 2011:

  • Colin Myler (general discussion)
  • Attended birthday party of Richard Wallace, Editor, The Mirror
  • Attended News International summer party
  • Alan Rusbridger (social engagement)
  • Made speech at The Times CEO summit

JULY 2011:

  • John Witherow (Editor, Sunday Times - general discussion)
  • Attended Westminster lobby reception