In August 2016, actor Ricky Tomlinson claimed that Special Branch police were involved in blacklisting him and other workers. The Canary has seen a previously unpublished report on such allegations. And its damning conclusions back up Tomlinson’s claim.
The report was dated February 2016, when Theresa May was home secretary, but not published. It was authored by Chief Constable of Derbyshire Mick Creedon (since retired) as part of Operation Reuben, which came under the control of Operation Herne.
The full Reuben report (redacted in parts) is here.
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