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Asian Tory councillor attacked as "a coconut"

Cllr Jay Jethwa, a Asian Conservative councillor in Bristol, has been described as a "coconut" by Cllr Shirley Brown, a black Lib Dem councillor. The comments came after Cllr Jewthwa opposed spending more money on the "Legacy Commission" for specific ethnic minority projects.

Cllr Brown has "unreservedly apologised" after a complaint.

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