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Shapely Fiona is too sexy for antiques show, say prudes

PUBLISHED: 15:09 24 October 2008 | UPDATED: 15:32 07 September 2010

BELSIZE Park newsreader Fiona Bruce is too sexy to present the Antiques Roadshow, say prudish viewers. Fans are regularly choking on their tea biscuits at the sight of her coronary-inducing curves – with one writing in to accuse her of trying to sex it u

BELSIZE Park newsreader Fiona Bruce is too sexy to present the Antiques Roadshow, say prudish viewers.

Fans are regularly choking on their tea biscuits at the sight of her coronary-inducing curves - with one writing in to accuse her of trying to "sex it up" too much.

Roadshow purists further complain that Ms Bruce - who posed in hot pants and silver boots for the celebrity singing competition The Two Of Us - has little knowledge of the antiques she is presenting.

But red-blooded Hampstead antiquarians see no problem. Colin Smith, an auctioneer, says: "Antiques appeal to young people too. She should present the show.


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