Once more a focus of attention, on the day the Leveson Inquiry report is due to be published, Rebekah Brooks arrives at Westminster Magistrates Court in London where she is facing charges linked to alleged bribery of public officials.

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A woman wearing a large red wig performs a stunt in front of the media outside the high court where Rebekah Brooks is giving evidence to the Leveson inquiry. Brooks was also greeted by a pantomime horse, a reference to the news earlier this year that David Cameron rode a retired police horse that had been loaned to Brooks Photograph: Dan Kitwood/Getty Images