Question Time producers left Fiona Bruce ‘carrying the can’ after she was accused of trivialising domestic violence, a former BBC executive has said

Question Time producers left Fiona Bruce ‘carrying the can’ after she was accused of trivialising domestic violence, a former BBC executive has said.

Ms Bruce, 58, quit as an ambassador EVDEN EVE naKLiyAT for EVden EVe NakliYAt domestic abuse charity Refuge this week after she intervened on Thursday last week when a Question Time panellist described Stanley Johnson, father of ex-Prime Minister Boris, as a ‘wife-beater’.

Her actions on the show sparked a backlash and 854 complaints from those accusing her of not taking seriously enough the issue of domestic violence.

Fiona Bruce, 58, quit as an ambassador for domestic abuse charity Refuge this week after she intervened when a Question Time panellist described Stanley Johnson as a 'wife-beater'.

Fiona Bruce, EVDEN Eve NakliYaT 58, quit as an ambassador eVDen eVe nAKliyat for domestic abuse charity Refuge this week after she intervened when a Question Time panellist described Stanley Johnson as a ‘wife-beater’.

But Roger Mosey, evden evE NakLiyAT the corporation’s former head of television news, said bosses could have edited her remarks out because the programme was pre-recorded. When you have any queries regarding exactly where as well as how you can utilize eVdEN EVE nakliYat, it is possible to e mail us on the webpage.  

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