“I’ve done nothing wrong,” he told us. “I was going to be seen sitting down with the EDL over a pint and getting them to drop the protest which would prove I can listen to opposing points of view and mediate. As long as those points of view come from white English men of course. Let’s not get carried away here.”
Meanwhile a spokesperson for the EDL said that they were glad the deal was off as working with such bigoted extremists made them “feel itchy”.