LBC has announced that Katie Hopkins will leave the radio station “effective immediately”.

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While no reason has been given, it comes just days after she was reported to the Metropolitan Police for a Tweet in the wake of the Manchester terror attack.

Within hours of the explosion, the Tweet, which has since been deleted, included the words “We need a final solution #Machester” (her spelling).

The Met Police confirmed that specialist officers were reviewing the allegation.

She hosted a weekly Sunday show on LBC and remains a columnist fr the Daily Mail – indeed just minutes after the LBC announcement, she Tweeted the following: