Ched Evans committed a horrific crime, and it’s arguable he should serve longer in prison than he eventually will. However, he should be allowed to resume his career as a footballer when he is released.
Sheffield United footballer was convicted of rape and serving a prisons term
Evans’ club is currently discussing whether to allow him to play for them again when he is released after an outcry
Broadcasters have announced proposals for televised general election debates between UK party leaders. The ideas have been met with controversy though, with the Greens, UKIP and the Lib Dems objecting to elements of the format put forward.
Miliband and Cameron will go head to head in one debate, while Farage will be included in another.
The Green party are angry that their leader, Natalie Bennett, has been excluded from the debates.
The Lib Dems reiterate that they want debates between Clegg, Cameron and Miliband, and not to be excluded from any.
Labour’s Oliver Coppard is trying to beat Deputy Prime Minister Nick Clegg in Sheffield Hallam. Unfortunately for him, Coppard keeps messing up. His latest gaffe is a tweet supporting for a trans woman…by offensively referring to her by her previous male name.