The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

The Royle Family is the latest BBC show to be given a warning for discriminatory language due to Jim Royle’s ‘nancy boy’ slur.  The third episode of the second series, which first aired on 7 Oct 1999, sees Ricky Tomlinson’s disagreeable character watching an episode of Changing Rooms, during which he calls Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen a ‘nancy boy’.  Following similar … Read more The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

The Royle Family is the latest BBC show to be given a warning for discriminatory language due to Jim Royle’s ‘nancy boy’ slur.  The third episode of the second series, which first aired on 7 Oct 1999, sees Ricky Tomlinson’s disagreeable character watching an episode of Changing Rooms, during which he calls Laurence Llewelyn-Bowen a ‘nancy boy’.  Following similar … Read more The Royle Family is latest BBC show slapped with ‘woke’ discriminatory language warning

BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on Dad’s Army film

Dad’s BARMY: BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on film version of classic sitcom that refers to the French as ‘frogs’ BBC said some viewers may find the 1971 Dad’s Army film ‘offensive’ in a warning It features references to the Nazis along with a line calling French people ‘frogs’ BBC issued warning before film saying parts … Read more BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on Dad’s Army film

BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on Dad’s Army film

Dad’s BARMY: BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on film version of classic sitcom that refers to the French as ‘frogs’ BBC said some viewers may find the 1971 Dad’s Army film ‘offensive’ in a warning It features references to the Nazis along with a line calling French people ‘frogs’ BBC issued warning before film saying parts … Read more BBC slaps ‘discriminatory language’ warning on Dad’s Army film

Plans to ban the sale of energy drinks to teenagers are ‘unscientific’ and ‘discriminatory’, report

Government plans to ban the sale of energy drinks to children are ‘unscientific’ and ‘discriminatory’, a report claims.  Ministers have proposed making it illegal to sell the ultra-caffeinated products to under-18s amid fears they are damaging to health.  Campaigners say the ‘dangerous’ combination of high levels of caffeine and sugar help fuel obesity, bad behaviour … Read more Plans to ban the sale of energy drinks to teenagers are ‘unscientific’ and ‘discriminatory’, report

‘Discriminatory’ lockdown should be eased for the healthy elderly, say senior doctors

Senior Doctors have warned Boris Johnson the lockdown should be eased for over-70s that are considered healthy, due to the damage keeping them inside is doing for their mental health. Both the Royal College of GPs and the British Medical Association (BMA) weighed in to say that age alone should not be the determining factor … Read more ‘Discriminatory’ lockdown should be eased for the healthy elderly, say senior doctors