It’s your vote

Should TV presenter Jeremy Clarkson be sacked by the BBC for claiming public sector strikers should be executed?

The BBC has apologised after Jeremy Clarkson declared that he would like to see striking public sector workers “shot” in front of their families.

The Top Gear presenter made his comments on BBC’s The One Show on the evening of Britain’s biggest public sector strikes in 30 years.

He said of the strikers: “I’d have them all shot. I would take them outside and execute them in front of their families.

A BBC spokesman said: “The One Show apologised at the end of the show to viewers who may have been offended by Jeremy Clarkson’s comments.”

Today we ask: Should TV presenter Jeremy Clarkson be sacked by the BBC for claiming public sector strikers should be executed?