Blue Peter controversy rumbles on…

The controversy over the Blue Peter Red Hand controversy rumbles on as Unionists were reported as pushing for a meeting with Blue Peter bosses. East Belfast MLA Michael Copeland was quoted as saying it was “political correctness gone mad”. Well, I suppose someone had to!

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