Watch: BBC Forced To Pull Six Nations Ad Mocking England After Furious Reaction

It’s only a joke lads.

Things are hotting up ahead of this weekend’s mouth-watering clash between Wales and England, with BBC Wales being forced to withdraw a controversial ad mocking their opponents on Saturday.

The video was posted on BBC Wales’ social media accounts on Wednesday evening but appeared to be removed on Thursday morning after a flurry of angry Tweets and comments. The trailer, which asked “What is good about England?”, featured a series of speechless Welsh fans who could only stare blankly at the camera when asked to answer the question

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Here’s the video.

In fairness, we think it’s pretty funny and all in good fun. It seems some people just can’t take a good ribbing!

While we’re on the topic of controversial advertisements, who remembers this brilliant ad from a few years back?