Media: Chatter

"Everyone has put in a tremendous effort in producing these early editions and I am extremely proud of all of their efforts." - Mike Ironside, So London Publishing's managing director, after the "luxury" magazine closed after just three issues

"We aren't the BBC, but in our own small way, I think we are in the market and attracting the big writers, performers and production companies." - Paul Jackson, the director of comedy and entertainment at ITV, on the broadcaster's less "risk averse" culture

"I've been on a WeightWatchers diet. You know what these jobs are like. You don't exercise, you eat and drink too much ... so I had got a bit porky." - Alan Rusbridger, the editor of The Guardian, tells GQ's interviewer Piers Morgan that he has lost weight.