Cannock MP Aidan Burley came under fire from twitter users this evening after tweeting comments regarding the Olympic Opening ceremony.
Mr Burley tweeted:
It seems that even Mr Burleys colleagues are distancing themselves from the comments made. ITV news is reporting that a Downing Street source has told them that they “dont agree with the comments”, while another Conservative MP has since tweeted:
Local footballer turned TV / Radio presenteer Stan Collymore has recently upped the stakes, suggesting he may stand against Aidan Burley himself, and tweeting:
Update 00:25, 28/07/2012
Aidan Burley has since tweeted: