Lads' mags cover ultimatum

The Co-operative has given publishers of lads' magazines an ultimatum to cover them up in "modesty bags" or face having them removed from shelves across 4,000 stores.

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Former lads' mag editor 'appalled' by Co-op ultimatum

Former editor of Front magazine Piers Hernu said he was "shocked and appalled" by the Co-op's threat to stop selling lads' magazines, while Sophie Bennett from the Lose the Lads' Mags campaign group labelled the publications "pornography".

They debated the issue in the ITV News studio:

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