"Rajar's figures are as reliable as a water-diviner in a thunderstorm, with the result that no-one really knows who's top dog and everyone's growling about it." - Miranda Sawyer, The Observer's radio critic, on the radio audience measurement system
"From my Home Office days, people had me down as authoritarian. I am a big believer in collective action where that benefits everyone. I was an early advocate of the smoking ban." - Andy Burnham, the new culture secretary, on his robust approach to legislation.