BBC presenter accidentally uses the C word live on air and almost gets away with it

Jessica Brown@Jessica_E_Brown
Thursday 28 September 2017 12:00

Live TV is, and always will be, a minefield, where even the most simple task can go spectacularly wrong.

This week for example, viewers probably weren't expecting to hear the C-bomb while they were getting ready for work, but an accidental slip of the tongue provided just that.

BBC Breakfast presenter Dan Walker unfortunately mixed up his words while introducing a travel segment on the hugely popular morning show.

His co-presenter Naga Munchetty helpfully pointed out after the slip:

That was a mixture of country and culture.

​Journalist Susanna Reid tweeted:

And Walker replied to say that he thinks he got away with it:

Maybe not:

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