Posted: 12/07/2012 at 14:28
If you sign a contract as a presenter, you honour it - don't book other things.
In this age of technology when lots of things are presented live, there is no excuse for post production to take over a week.
There are already unsurmountable geographical differences when giving topical tips and tasks - for example, I live down by Land's End and am often weeks ahead of MD's suggestions - but to add to the difficulties by filming so far in advance, is just very poor television.
P.S. Surely the proms is only boring music and could be restricted to radio