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WHAT THE PAPERS SAID...

The Sun (editorial):

The Sun again (different page):

The Guardian:

The Independent:


Similar reports appeared in The Times, Daily Express, Daily Mail, The Evening Standard (1 August 1995). The following day the Daily Mail unleashed their 'voice of reason', Paul Johnson on the story: Gauntlett is described as 'a lad... with a nerve'.
All this commotion inevitably led to:

Private Eye:

Private Eye, 11 August 1995