...said the blind man to the life model

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CHAN­NEL 4 has scrapped plans to show footage of a blind man grop­ing a nude life model.

The stunt, for a com­edy prank show, caused outrage at at Leigh cam­pus of Southend Adult Com­mu­nity Col­lege, Es­sex.

Cops were called to the art class af­ter stu­dents com­plained.

The film­ing was for a new show, pro­duced by Zeit­geist Tele­vi­sion, called

Nick Ca­ley, Chan­nel 4 spokesman, said: “

is a com­edy prank show writ­ten by and star­ring dis­abled per­form­ers, prank­ing able bod­ied mem­bers of the public.

“Dur­ing the film­ing of a prank last week in­volv­ing a blind man and an ac­tress play­ing a life model – both of whom were in on the joke – some of the stu­dents failed to see the funny side so won’t be broad­cast­ing the footage.”

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