Gove on 'recycling' of hacking allegations


Allegations surrounding No 10 aide Andy Coulson and phone hacking at the News of the World are being "recycled", a senior Cabinet minister has told the BBC's Andrew Marr.

Michael Gove said the police decided "there was no case to answer" over claims public figures had their phones tapped while Mr Coulson was editor.

Three leading Labour figures have urged further action on the issue but Mr Gove said this was politically driven.

Mr Coulson has said he never "used or condoned" phone hacking while editor.

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