Labour councillor suspended after performing a Nazi salute

Jonny Morris, 49, of Plymouth City Council, performed a Nazi salute when Conservative and Ukip councillors cut the debate short

A councillor has been suspended from the Labour Party for performing a Nazi salute during a heated budget meeting.

Jonny Morris, 49, of Plymouth City Council, was angered when Conservative and Ukip councillors cut the debate short by calling for a vote to be taken.

He was captured performing the offensive gesture on video which was being live-streamed online. 

Councillors immediately called for him to apologise, which he did after the meeting on Monday night.

Mr Morris said: 'I was very angry at the closing down of debate on Plymouth's budget by the Ukip/Tory ruling group.

'I let that anger

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