Don Foster MP


BBC ‘ad deal’ row on £320 anoraks

October 3, 2023 by admin in News

THE BBC has been accused of “advertising on the sly” after a string of presenters wore Berghaus jackets on TV.

Bosses negotiated a 45 per cent discount on the posh anoraks, which normally cost up to £320.

Lib Dem culture spokesman Don Foster said: “The BBC should be squeaky clean about commercial arrangements.”

The Beeb has spent £18,000 on 169 Berghaus jackets in the past year.

Both the BBC and Berghaus yesterday denied any advertising or sponsorship deals.

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