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Auntie revealed.

For those who have wondered why I repeatedly refer to the BBC as auntie, here’s the official reason. Apparently she doesn’t like it much, but who cares?

‘Increasingly used in 1950s to contrast BBCs prudish, cosy, puritanical “refained” image with that of the much brasher ITV.’

Red – who has written posts on The Red Ferret Journal.


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