Will Gore

Will Gore is Deputy Managing Editor of The Independent, i, Independent on Sunday and the London Evening Standard. He was formerly Director of External & Public Affairs at the Press Complaints Commission.

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The Only Way is Ethics: How should we approach the P-word when it's newsworthy?

It's been our job to figure out where the word 'pikey' comes in the league table of offensiveness, and whether it's suitable for a front page

Joey Tempest and the Swedish band Europe perform at the Cambridge Corn Exchange last week

The Final Countdown? Europe are still rocking out almost 30 years after their breakthrough hit

But did the Swedish 80s rockers' world tour live up to this fan's dreams?

The Only Way is Ethics: Kennedy’s mishap reminds all journalists to tread carefully

Each case has to be treated in the context of its specific circumstances

Polly Chowdhury, the mother of Ayesha Ali

Phrases like ‘lesbian lover’ have nothing to recommend them other than alliteration

A person’s sexuality should not be referred to unless it is relevant to the matter in hand

Because measles spreads so easily, 95 per cent of the population needs to be vaccinated

Measles outbreak: Andrew Wakefield didn’t cause the MMR panic without the help of journalists

Not every feature must be countered by a follow-up in which an opposing view is set out

Giving someone the chance to comment on a story does not oblige us to print platitudes

Our job is to enlighten readers, not bore them

The Only Way is Ethics: Our newsrooms must become more diverse, but even white men can understand this

Fundamental to the proper practice of good news journalism is the ability to understand all sides of a complex story

Former deputy head of the CQC Jill Finney

Jill Finney: This is a cautionary tale for the press and politicians

Jill Finney’s story is complicated. She was alleged by investigators from Grant Thornton LLP to have wanted to suppress a critical, internal review of the CQC’s earlier inquiries into problems at Furness General Hospital in Cumbria. She denied that claim from the outset, although Grant Thornton continues to stand by its conclusions.

Could the phrase 'three-parent babies' make people using the procedure feel like somehow lesser parents?

It’s a miracle – but shouldn’t we look for a more sympathetic label than ‘three-parent babies’?

The Only Way is Ethics: As always, journalists love a snappy, simplified label

The Independent will not publish images from an Isis video purporting to show Jordanian pilot Muath al-Kasaesbeh being burnt alive

Isis video: We must report the facts – but not be the conduit for gruesome propaganda

This is not about ignoring the gory details, but about refusing to bend to the narrative of lunatics

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Election 2015: How many of the Government's coalition agreement promises have been kept?

Promises, promises

But how many coalition agreement pledges have been kept?
The Gaza fisherman who built his own reef - and was shot dead there by an Israeli gunboat

The death of a Gaza fisherman

He built his own reef, and was fatally shot there by an Israeli gunboat
Saudi Arabia's airstrikes in Yemen are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Saudi airstrikes are fuelling the Gulf's fire

Arab intervention in Yemen risks entrenching Sunni-Shia divide and handing a victory to Isis, says Patrick Cockburn
Zayn Malik's departure from One Direction shows the perils of fame in the age of social media

The only direction Zayn could go

We wince at the anguish of One Direction's fans, but Malik's departure shows the perils of fame in the age of social media
Young Magician of the Year 2015: Meet the schoolgirl from Newcastle who has her heart set on being the competition's first female winner

Spells like teen spirit

A 16-year-old from Newcastle has set her heart on being the first female to win Young Magician of the Year. Jonathan Owen meets her
Jonathan Anderson: If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

If fashion is a cycle, this young man knows just how to ride it

British designer Jonathan Anderson is putting his stamp on venerable house Loewe
Number plates scheme could provide a licence to offend in the land of the free

Licence to offend in the land of the free

Cash-strapped states have hit on a way of making money out of drivers that may be in collision with the First Amendment, says Rupert Cornwell
From farm to fork: Meet the Cornish fishermen, vegetable-growers and butchers causing a stir in London's top restaurants

From farm to fork in Cornwall

One man is bringing together Cornwall's most accomplished growers, fishermen and butchers with London's best chefs to put the finest, freshest produce on the plates of some of the country’s best restaurants
Robert Parker interview: The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes

Robert Parker interview

The world's top wine critic on tasting 10,000 bottles a year, absurd drinking notes and New World wannabes
Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

Don't believe the stereotype - or should you?

We exaggerate regional traits and turn them into jokes - and those on the receiving end are in on it too, says DJ Taylor
How to make your own Easter egg: Willie Harcourt-Cooze shares his chocolate recipes

How to make your own Easter egg

Willie Harcourt-Cooze talks about his love affair with 'cacao' - and creates an Easter egg especially for The Independent on Sunday
Bill Granger recipes: Our chef declares barbecue season open with his twist on a tradtional Easter Sunday lamb lunch

Bill Granger's twist on Easter Sunday lunch

Next weekend, our chef plans to return to his Aussie roots by firing up the barbecue
Joe Marler: 'It's the way I think the game should be played'

Joe Marler: 'It's the way I think the game should be played'

The England prop relives the highs and lows of last Saturday's remarkable afternoon of Six Nations rugby
Cricket World Cup 2015: Has the success of the tournament spelt the end for Test matches?

Cricket World Cup 2015

Has the success of the tournament spelt the end for Test matches?
The Last Word: Justin Gatlin knows the price of everything, the value of nothing

Michael Calvin's Last Word

Justin Gatlin knows the price of everything, the value of nothing