Gregory Campbell criticised after comments appearing to mock the Irish language

Campbell2East Derry MLA Gregory Campbell has been criticised after comments appearing to mock the Irish language.

The DUP MP came under fire for his comments during a debate on the Irish language and Ulster Scots.

During a debate about the Irish and Ulster-Scots languages, Mr Campbell appeared to mock the Irish language when he attempted to speak it.

Sinn Féin’s culture minister Carál Ní Chuilín, responded furiously to Mr Campbell’s effort, describing it as “pure ignorance”..