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Sun picture ed: Press pack at McCanns return wrong

John Edwards admits that he did not think it was "right" that Kate McCann had to drive through an ar

The Sun's picture editor today expressed regret over the newspaper's coverage of Madeleine McCann's disappearance.

John Edwards, who has been picture editor at the tabloid since 2000, told the Leveson Inquiry that the paper's coverage in Portugal had been "spot on" but added: "We may not have been so good when it came back to Leicestershire, no."

Edwards suggested that in similar situations in future the press pack should be limited to one photographer and one TV crew to supply images to all news outlets.

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