Rebekah Vardy says leaked tip about Danny Drinkwater's arrest

Rebekah Vardy claims she leaked tip about footballer Danny Drinkwater’s drink drive arrest after being ‘deeply affectedby her ex killing two in car crash, il processo ascolta

  • Rebekah admitted leaking the Drinkwater story under cross-examination today
  • Her ex, Steve Clark, was sentenced to two years in jail for the head on crash
  • But she told the court that her ‘requestto be paid for the story ‘was not serious
  • Rebecca Vardy told her agent she ‘wanted payingfor information about footballer Danny Drinkwater leaving police custody after crashing his car, il Gli avvocati di Coleen Rooney cercano scheletri nell'armadio di Rebekah Vardy trial heard today.

    The WAG, 40, said she sent the information on Drinkwater’s night in the cells to her agent Caroline Watt because she was ‘deeply affected’ guidando in stato di ebbrezza dopo che il suo ex marito ha "ucciso due persone".

    Steve Clark was the boss at Rebekah’s timeshare company. She met him while in her twenties but they split after he caused a head-on crash which killed two people and saw him sentenced to two years in jail.

    Rebekah is suing fellow footballer’s wife Coleen Rooney, 36, for libel, with the £3million week-long trial under way at the High Court.

    Rebecca (seen today) said she sent the information on Drinkwater¿s night in the cells to her agent Caroline Watt because she was 'deeply affected' by drink-driving after her ex-husband 'killed two people'

    Rebecca (seen today) said she sent the information on Drinkwater’s night in the cells to her agent Caroline Watt because she was ‘deeply affectedby drink-driving after her ex-husband ‘killed two people

    Steve Clark was the boss at Rebekah's timeshare company. She met him while in her twenties but they split after he caused a head-on crash which killed two people and saw him sentenced to two years in jail

    Steve Clark was the boss at Rebekah’s timeshare company. She met him while in her twenties but they split after he caused a head-on crash which killed two people and saw him sentenced to two years in jail

    Oggi, Coleen's lawyer, David Sherborne, read texts exchanged by Rebekah and Ms Watt about Drinkwater

    Oggi, Coleen’s lawyer, David Sherborne, read texts exchanged by Rebekah and Ms Watt about Drinkwater

    Coleen publicly claimed in October 2019 that Rebekah leaked three stories from a private Instagram account to the Sun, an allegation Rebekah says is false and defamatory.

    Oggi, Coleen’s lawyer, David Sherborne, read texts exchanged by Rebekah and Ms Watt.

    disse il signor Sherborne: ‘You say ‘he’s only just been let out of the cells last nightand then said you wanted paying for this.

    ‘To which she saidwhich police station? They will need to confirm with the police station before they write it”.

    'Il ”essi” she’s referring to is The Sun, non è vero?’

    Rebekah confirmed ‘theyreferred to The Sun, but claimed her comment about wanting money ‘wasn’t serious’.

    Drinkwater used to play for Leicester City with her husband, Jamie Vardy, e in 2019 played for Chelsea. He is now at Reading

    Rebekah sent a message to Ms Watt to tell her that Drinkwater had been arrested, la corte ha sentito.

    ‘Danny Drinkwater arrestedCrashed his car drunk with 2 girls in it … both in hospital one with broken ribs,’ mostrano gli atti del tribunale.

    Rebekah also said: ‘I want paying for this.

    She told the court she was ‘deeply affectedby drink-driving as her ex-husband ‘killed two people’.

    Drinkwater used to play for Leicester City with her husband, Jamie Vardy, e in 2019 played for Chelsea. He is now at Reading

    Drinkwater used to play for Leicester City with her husband, Jamie Vardy, e in 2019 played for Chelsea. He is now at Reading

    Dopo, it emerged the story had already come out.

    ‘Holy F*** … I’m fuming I didn’t give it to you earlier,’ Rebekah sent in a message to Ms Watt.

    ‘Me too,’ Ms Watt replied. ‘That would have been a fortune.

    Rebekah told the court that was correct but added Ms Watt also included ‘laughing faceemojis.

    ‘I realise how badly they read and again I apologise,’ lei dice. ‘But again these are private conversations between two peoplethat knew each other’s sense of humour.

    Mr Sherborne asks if this was a joke or serious, and says Rebekah ‘can’t have it both ways’.

    Rebekah said in relation to her message exchange with Ms Watt about the Drinkwater story that ‘it was something that wrongly I got involved with’.

    She said she apologised and that the ‘messages were not good’, adding it was about something that ‘affected me very badly in the past’.

    Jamie Vardy training with his fellow Leicester player Riyad Mahrez. Oggi, Rebekah was accused of leaking a story about Mahrez missing training

    Jamie Vardy training with his fellow Leicester player Riyad Mahrez. Oggi, Rebekah was accused of leaking a story about Mahrez missing training

    A maggio 2019, Drinkwater was banned from driving for 20 months and ordered to carry out 70 ore’ community service after admitting drink-driving.

    He had two women passengers in the car and caused £50,000 of damage to the vehicle.

    During the exchange over Drinkwater’s crash, Ms Watt urged Rebekah to contact the footballer on Instagram because they needed to find out his address in Cheshire, fu detto alla corte.

    It was part of an exchange in which Ms Watt explained that she needed more details to help journalists follow up the story, according to Coleen’s barrister David Sherborne.

    But Rebekah denied this.

    Lei disse: ‘If I did message him, and I can’t remember if I did, I would probably have told him he is a f****** idiot.

    Coleen Rooney arrived at the Royal Courts of Justice wearing a £32.99 white and black patterned Zara dress while her left foot was still in a brace following an accident at home

    Coleen Rooney arrived at the Royal Courts of Justice wearing a £32.99 white and black patterned Zara dress while her left foot was still in a brace following an accident at home