'415 complaints' to Ofcom over This Morning

The Independent's Assistant Editor Ian Burrell reports that there have been over 400 official complaints.


I'm told there have been 415 complaints over Schofield stunt and under 5 on the original Newsnight McAlpine film. Ofcom investigating both.


ITV: Schofield will stay on TV

ITV has said Phillip Schofield will stay on their programmes despite an investigation by the broadcasting regulator Ofcom into ITV1's This Morning and BBC's Newsnight over complaints that the shows breached "generally accepted standards."