Councillor suspended over lewd comments
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Councillor suspended over lewd comments to hunt protester

A Conservative councillor has been suspended after a video emerged showing him making lewd comments to a hunt protester while hunting.

West Norfolk Foxhounds master and huntsman Charles Carter has represented Saham Toney ward, on Breckland council, since 2011.

He was accosted by Linda Hoggard, who had been following the Middleton Hunt in North Yorkshire for several hours.

Ms Hoggard streamed her encounter with Mr Carter on Facebook Live.

  • 25 Jan 2017