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Loose Women viewers praise show for ‘diversity’ after four black presenters join panel

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Loose Women viewers were left ‘gasping with excitement’ after ‘history was made’ with four black presenters joining panel for debates today. The morning programme bought together presenter Charlene White, 40, with comedian Judi Love, 40, actress Kelle Bryan, 41, and singer Brenda Edwards, 51, for the panel today.  The panel was teased ahead of the show as Charlene White spoke with ...

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Loose Women viewers praise show for ‘diversity’ after four black presenters join panel

Loose Women viewers left

Loose Women viewers were left ‘gasping with excitement’ after ‘history was made’ with four black presenters joining panel for debates today. The morning programme bought together presenter Charlene White, 40, with comedian Judi Love, 40, actress Kelle Bryan, 41, and singer Brenda Edwards, 51, for the panel today.  The panel was teased ahead of the show as Charlene White spoke with ...

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Mother who launched the UK’s first magazine for black girls criticised as ‘divisive’ by GMB viewers

Good Morning Britain viewers criticised Serlina Boyd, from London, who launched the UK

Good Morning Britain viewers criticised a mother who launched the UK’s first ever magazine for black girls today as they said the name is ‘derogatory’ and the concept is ‘divisive’. Serlina Boyd, from South London, appeared on the programme this morning and told presenters Charlotte Hawkins and Kate Garraway she had founded Cocoa Girl after struggling to find ‘appropriate’ magazines ...

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Mother who launched the UK’s first magazine for black girls criticised as ‘divisive’ by GMB viewers

Good Morning Britain viewers criticised Serlina Boyd, from London, who launched the UK

Good Morning Britain viewers criticised a mother who launched the UK’s first ever magazine for black girls today as they said the name is ‘derogatory’ and the concept is ‘divisive’. Serlina Boyd, from South London, appeared on the programme this morning and told presenters Charlotte Hawkins and Kate Garraway she had founded Cocoa Girl after struggling to find ‘appropriate’ magazines ...

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Dawn French says we shouldn’t be ‘policing fiction’ after writing black characters in new book

Dawn French, pictured in 2005 with former husband Lenny Henry and their adopted daughter Billie, said that after living in a

Dawn French has defended her decision to write from the perspective of a black character in her latest novel, adding that society shouldn’t be ‘policing fiction’. The comedian and author, 63, released her fourth novel Because of You this week, which features a host of multicultural characters. Appearing on The Andrew Marr show this morning, the Cornish-raised French and Saunders star, ...

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