Throughout a Reclaim Celebration marketing campaign go to in Scotland to assist candidate Leo Kearse, the previous Lewis star hit again at a remark made by Ms Davidson.

Writing for Unherd Journal in April, the previous Scottish Tory chief stated: “Wanting on the likes of Laurence Fox and the opposite a number of reincarnations of Nigel Farage, voters could be forgiven for wanting males of a sure age to take care of their midlife disaster by shopping for a sports activities automotive, relatively than launching a brand new political occasion.”

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Responding to the remark in Glasgow on Thursday, Mr Fox, who’s working for Mayor of London, stated: “I believe it is best to play the ball and never the person.

“Assault what I stand for. If you wish to do an advert hominem assault and say ‘go purchase your self a sports activities automotive’, I’m like effectively, I’ve already obtained one, thanks.

Mr Kearse added: “Yeah, why can’t you do each?”

“Additionally, when is Ruth going to be on Strictly Come Dancing?”

Mr Fox established the Reclaim Celebration final yr as a way to “deal with the present risk in the direction of freedom of speech” after dealing with backlash for sharing controversial views on social media.

Throughout his go to to Glasgow, Mr Fox backed a political comic, Mr Kearse, who’s standing to repeal the SNP’s Hate Crime Invoice within the Scottish Parliament.

Requested on what an actor and a comic can deliver to the political desk, Mr Fox stated: “We’re punters, we’re residents and we’re not skilled politicians.

“We don’t wish to be skilled politicians. Take a look at what Sadiq Khan has achieved to London whereas he sits and does his woke advantage signalling whereas there are kids dying each single day.

“Three within the final week have been stabbed to dying and that’s households destroyed and ripped aside, so if you wish to depart knowledgeable politician in cost and also you need blood within the rivers of London, go for it.”

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