BBC Trust apologises for Frankie Boyle joke

Frankie Boyle

The BBC Trust’s editorial standards committee (ESC) has apologised over a joke made by Frankie Boyle which compared Palestine with a cake being “punched to pieces by a very angry Jew”.

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