Fourteen people objected to the daytime commercials for the
forthcoming show, which focuses on young gay women in the central
As reported in The Guardian, each of the on-air promos for the
programme feature close-up images that appear to be of lesbians
engaged in sexual activity, intercut with lines such as 'Red...
hot... lesbians' and 'Pussy... loving... ladies'.
When the camera pan out they reveal innocent scenes such as women
working out in a gym or stroking a cat with a voiceover saying:
"Well, what were you expecting?"
Now, following the complaints, Ofcom is investigating to see if
they are in breach of broadcasting regulations about appropriate
scheduling and harm and offence.
A Channel 5 spokesman said: "Channel 5 takes its compliance
responsibilities as a broadcaster very seriously. All our content
and promos go through a rigorous compliance procedure prior to