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How the BBC spent £83k on TEA


The BBC has proved once again to be not worth the licence fee money, with the revelation that it, spent £83,575 on teas and coffees in a year.

It means major stars on lucrative contracts as well as ordinary staff are enjoying hot drinks on the licence fee payer.

The corporation spent £51,683 on instant coffee and £31,892 on tea bags between November last year and this October.

The figures emerged after a Freedom of Information request. Those for other hot drinks such a fruit teas or fresh coffee were not revealed.

This comes after it was revealed in October that the Beeb splashed £125,000 on booze over the past four years, including £74,000 on wine and £34,000 on beer and cider.