Earlier in the week I blogged about my suggestion that Alban Maginness should lose the 'tache for Children in Need. I can now confirm that the date with the man with the blade has been set. By the power of Facebook, via internet trendsetter Alasdair McDonnell, I got word that the North Belfast MLA's much-loved lip-dressing is for the chop tomorrow. There will be no reprieve. There is no right to appeal. The remains will be laid to rest in the barber's bin.
Rest in Peace.
Update: Photographic evidence has now been received of the moustache being decommissioned: