Guardian apology to Sun over Glasman claims

News International says Glasman never planned to write a column.

The Guardian has apologised to the Sun over a story claiming Labour Peer Maurice Glasman dropped plans to write a column for the paper following pressure from Labour leader Ed Miliband.

The 23 February article was headlined "Labour peer decides not to write column for the Sun on Sunday" - but News International insists there was never any prospect of Glasman writing a column.

Instead, it said Glasman "had prepared an article for the Sun after a discussion with staff, but no payment was either suggested or asked for it."

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