Is it just me or have there been only adverts for new sofas over the Christmas period? How many sofas do we buy in a lifetime to justify such expenditure on prime time viewing? The Mirror reports massive discounts – but questions whether buyers can even be tempted to spend more in the face of mounting domestic bills.
Post-Christmas telly used to be marked by the start of holiday adverts – but no sign of these this year. We’re definitely a nation of couch potatoes – if the biggest advert category simply thinks we are sold on sofas.