The Daily Mail's Quentin Letts looks at some of Britain's most famous advertisements from yesteryear and asks: "If these adverts were made today, would the Politically Correct Brigade ban them?

Holy Hovis! As the 'Go to work on an egg' ad is banned what would quangocrats say about these ads?

20th June 2007
Daily Mail

An advertising watchdog has decided that the celebrated "Go To Work On An Egg" commercial can not be re-shown on TV for reasons of food safety and dietary propriety.

But what other classic ads would be ruled out of order by today's public safety nannies?

QUENTIN LETTS imagines what the quangocrats might make of some of Britain's most cherished slogans.