Grierson Trust bans individual for 10 years after anti-Jewish incident

Outcome follows investigation into events at the Grierson Awards.  

The Grierson Trust has banned an individual from attending its events and awards for 10 years, after it investigated allegations of antisemitic behaviour at the Grierson Awards earlier this month.

The investigation was launched after “several reports” relating to an incident of anti-Jewish racism incident occurred at The Grierson Awards which took place on 9 November at Southbank’s Queen Elizabeth Hall.  

A spokesman for the Grierson Trust stated: “Following our investigation into reports of anti-Jewish racism and antisocial behaviour by one individual at the reception after this year’s British Documentary Awards ceremony, The Grierson Trust is imposing a ban on the individual concerned attending the awards, and other events organised by us in any capacity for the next 10 years.” 

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Source: www.broadcastnow.co.uk

 

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