It seems that Jack Maynard is not the only person whose old tweets are coming back to haunt him.

Grime rapper Stormzy has come under fire for a number of homophobic tweets where he labelled someone on a TV show he was watching a 'f**king f*g', used the same term to refer to the gay relationship portrayed on Eastenders and used the word 'f*ggot' to attack another Twitter user with.

The 24-year-old took to the social media platform to apologise for his 'foul and offensive' comments, saying that he had made them when he was 'young and proudly ignorant'.

We'll say one thing for him - it's more of an apology than a certain UFC star who recently used the same slur could come up with...