Media: Chatter

"The children of Israel went around the walls of Babylon nine times, didn't they? Bollore is very persistent." - Sir Martin Sorrell on Vincent Bollore's attempts to gain greater control of Aegis

"The time has come for regulators, politicians and consumers to show they're willing to stand up to reckless and cynical attempts to stifle competition and secure creeping control of the British media." - Sir Richard Branson criticises BSkyB's purchase of 17.9 per cent of ITV shares

"When I arrived last year, people were walking around with their shoulders hunched. This is the Telegraph, one of the world's great newspapers. We're going to get our swagger back." - The Daily Telegraph editor, Will Lewis, predicts good times ahead at the paper's new Victoria HQ.