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Tory councillor expelled for comparing burkas to binbags

A Conservative councillor has been thrown out of the party for a year after a picture on his Facebook page appeared to compare burkas to binbags.

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  1. Simon Harris: Political Correspondent

Tory councillor expelled for comparing burkas to binbags

A Conservative councillor has been thrown out of the party for a year after a picture on his Facebook page appeared to compare burkas to binbags.

Chris Joannides Credit: enfield.gov.uk

Chris Joannides was a member of the Tory opposition on Labour-run Enfield Council in north London. The photo on his Facebook page is said to have shown a woman and a child in a burka standing between two binbags.

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