A FORMER Lord Mayor has been suspended after he got drunk at an official ball and made lewd sexual comments to two female colleagues.
Councillor Andy Matchet was hosting the Lord Mayor’s Ball in Coventry last year when he approached two women and told one: ”I’d like to f*** you”.
Cllr Matchet — who was wearing his ceremonial gold chains at the time — also talked about having orgasms and boasted about losing his virginity.
The 57-year-old, of Coventry, admits downing wine and cocktails and claims he can only remember ”some aspects” of the evening.
He said: ”I am an extremely argumentative person. It is the sort of comment I would have made as part of an argument about radical feminism.
“I would have said it argumentatively, not invitationally.