The Woke Street Kids! The Beano’s Fatty has been renamed Freddy to avoid insult – so The Mail’s had a bash on an alternate cartoon comic
The Beano comic has been a staple of British childhood since July 1938, with the antics of characters like Dennis the Menace and Roger the Dodger adored by children everywhere.
But now it has decided to stop using the nickname ‘Fatty’ for any of its characters to prevent young readers from using the name ‘in a mean way’.
Here’s the version from Mail – with words by ROLAND WHITE and illustrations by PHIL ARGENT …