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Woman who took on BBC and won. It took nerve

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GabbyLoggon Wed 12-Jan-11 14:17:24

She has become very famous. But I dont think that is what she was after.

My wife likes the countryfile programme;
not robust enough for me.

The BBC have a difficult job with staff;but this TV woman thought she had bween removed on grounds of age. (and she is not old.)

I fully expect her to turn up in another BBC TV programme

LyingWitchInTheWardrobe Wed 12-Jan-11 14:20:28

Absolutely... I can't understand why Countryfile thought that an aging presenter would ever be a problem anyway? She wasn't presenting on MTV for goodness sakes.

I hope the rest of the ladies affected take their place in Court now that the precedent has been set... and if I were the Judge, I'd make the controller personally liable for his stupid decision. Was that the 'Yentob' bloke?

kerrykatonaskebab Wed 12-Jan-11 14:22:56

Think it was Yentob. He was on news last night.

Good on her, look at all the old men on tv!

GooseFatRoasties Wed 12-Jan-11 14:29:48

I am glad she won. It seems like you can only be a woman on TV if you are young and pretty.

Lulumaam Wed 12-Jan-11 14:30:49

gabbyloggon in thread that makes sense shocker ! hold the front page

grin

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