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This Morning axes its on-screen psychologist after she posted tweets vowing to ignore Covid rules 

Added 01-17-21 02:36:08am EST - “ITV'S This Morning has stopped using its regular on-screen psychologist after she posted a string of tweets vowing to ignore Covid-19 restrictions.” - Dailymail.co.uk

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Posted By TheNewsCommenter: From Dailymail.co.uk: “This Morning axes on-screen psychologist after anti-Covid rules tweets”. Below is an excerpt from the article.

Emma Kenny has appeared up to three times a week over the past year, but provoked controversy with her public outbursts when the Government's tier system was brought in last year to limit the pandemic's spread

ITV'S This Morning has stopped using its regular on-screen psychologist after she posted a string of tweets vowing to ignore Covid-19 restrictions.

Emma Kenny has appeared up to three times a week over the past year, but provoked controversy with her public outbursts when the Government's tier system was brought in last year to limit the pandemic's spread.

TV chiefs are thought to have had concerns that their expert guest's anti-lockdown and anti-vaccine social-media posts may have attracted the attention of broadcasting watchdog Ofcom.

This Morning bosses have faced criticism for presenting Ms Kenny as a resident expert trusted by millions of viewers for her insight on emotional problems while failing to act over her off-screen comments.

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