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Davidson Tweets 'left wing stuff ok' after Marlowe ban

Jim Davidson Credit: PA

TV comic Jim Davidson has been barred from playing at a Kent theatre because of his controversial jokes, it's been reported.

The comedian took to social media website Twitter to complain at not being allowed to perform at the Marlowe Theatre in Canterbury.

He recently Tweeted: "Forget the Marlow thing now. Its political. Left wing stuff is ok I'm not. The man has every right I guess. lets move on. Come to Maidstone."

Comedian denies allegations

Comic Jim Davidson "vigorously denies" allegations made against him by two women, according to his solicitor, Henri Brandman.

Mr Brandman said the former Generation Game and Big Break host was questioned by police investigating the Jimmy Savile abuse scandal over allegations dating back 25 years.

Scotland Yard said earlier that a 59-year-old man was held in west London at around noon yesterday after a 53-year-old man had been arrested in Hampshire, both on suspicion of sexual offences linked to Operation Yewtree.