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Complainant Name:
Mr Vincent Tomlinson

Clauses Noted: 1

Publication: Liverpool Daily Post

Complaint:

Mr Vincent Tomlinson, Chairman of the Merseyside Black Police Association, complained that the question he had been asked – “Is Liverpool uniquely racist?” – had been replaced in the article by the question “Should we be ashamed of our attitude to race?”.

Resolution:

The complaint was resolved when the newspaper published a letter from the complainant and an apology in its Trust the Post column on the opposite page. The newspaper also amended its online records with the question that had been posed to the complainant.

Report: 73



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