Lily Allen accepts baby tweet apology

Singer Lily Allen has accepted an apology and said everyone should "move on" after her latest online spat.

Lily Allen accepted an apology from a man claiming to be a serving soldier. Credit: Yui Mok/PA Archive

Sniper Lance Corporal Harry Wilson, of the Royal Scots Borderers, 1st Battalion, The Royal Regiment of Scotland, posted on social networking site Twitter: "All the best with your new family just seen you bought s*** I meant adopted a child from Africa #hero."

Allen reported the tweet to the Ministry of Defence but yesterday told fans: "I have just received some flowers and a hand written apology from Harry Wilson, which I accept. I hope we can all now move on. Thank you."