Sky News reporter covered in paint by Notting Hill Carnival revellers

first_img Want the best of The Telegraph direct to your email and WhatsApp? Sign up to our free twice-daily  Front Page newsletter and new  audio briefings. Sky News reporter Joe Tidy got more than he bargained for when he interviewed revellers live on the Notting Hill Carnival parade route.The journalist was speaking to carnival-goers early on Sunday morning, when he was splattered with paint.Tidy saw the funny side of the ambush, joking that he: “absolutely deserved this.”His excited interviewees then covered his face with blue paint and doused him in silly string, which he had to try to remove from his earpiece.last_img read more