SDLP Derry City Councillors position ‘untenable’ according to fellow councillor

Jimmy CarrSinn Fein says an apology from an SDLP Derry City Councillor over comments he made against a fellow councillor who has a Scottish accent does not go far enough.

Councillor Jimmy Carr today says he unreservedly apologises for suggesting that Sinn Fein Councillor Eric McGinley needed subtitles.

This despite earlier saying on social media that he stood by the comments.

Sinn Fein Councillor Paul Flemming says Councillor Carr's position as an elected representative is untenable:

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