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North West Leicestershire MP Andrew Bridgen criticises BBC over Sir Cliff Richard coverage

By Burton Mail  |  Posted: August 19, 2014

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THE MP for North West Leicestershire has demanded a public inquiry over the BBC's reporting of the police investigation against Sir Cliff Richard.

Andrew Bridgen was among a number of public figures to hit out at the corporation following a complaint from South Yorkshire Police surrounding the search of the singer's Berkshire home in relation to sex abuse allegations.

The BBC has defended its coverage, saying it followed 'normal journalistic practice'.

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