Woman outraged at 'inappropriate' lingerie-clad mannequins in window of Debenhams, Bromley

The lingerie-clad mannequins.

The lingerie-clad mannequins.

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A WOMAN is outraged at three lingerie-clad mannequins in the window of Debenhams, Bromley, claiming they are "inappropriate" and bad for teenagers.

Audrey Baxter says the mannequins - viewable from the road outside intu Bromley - just provide "extra titillation", adding "we have to hold up a bit of decency".

The 50-year-old said: "I am not very happy with Debenhams in Bromley.

"When you go through the main door there are three models looking at you in very scanty bra and pants.

"I have spoken to the manager a couple of times - it is inappropriate.

"We have got to look after our teenagers.

"Young women are always worrying about their body image these days. Girls of eight are now anorexic.

"And men just stand there and stare at them."

This Is Local London:

Ms Baxter, of High Street, Bromley North, says she thinks putting the mannequins in such a prominent part of the store is unnecessary, and they would be better placed behind a partition in the lingerie section.

She said: "You don't need to have them on display at the front of the shop.

"When I spoke to the manager he said 'well of course, it is Valentines Day, men like to buy things'.

"But what is wrong with pretty little nighties?

"I complained about the same thing in Easter last year and he said 'of course, it is Easter'.

"We are trying to boost our children up. We have got to hold up a bit of decency.

"I have talked to many, many teenagers and they have said 'I don't think it is necessary'.

"It is not Ann Summers. It just provides extra titillation. Men stand there waiting for their wives."

A spokeswoman for Debenhams said: "Lingerie is one of Debenhams' most successful departments and a growing area of our business.

"All of our different departments, including lingerie, are featured in our windows so that our customers can see the full range of what we have on offer.

"Debenhams takes body image very seriously. In fact, we were the first retailer to introduce size 16 mannequins into our stores and we have an extensive plus-sized lingerie offer.

"We have never had complaints of this nature before and are very mindful to display our lingerie in a tasteful way that is family friendly."

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11:39am Tue 11 Feb 14

concerned.erith says...

good grief - there are more important things to kick a fuss up about! Get a life
good grief - there are more important things to kick a fuss up about! Get a life concerned.erith
  • Score: 148

11:50am Tue 11 Feb 14

Gypo.Joe says...

Audrey Baxter did it make you have dirty thoughts dear ?

"And men just stand there and stare at them."

I bet you wish it was you they were staring at don't you ?
Audrey Baxter did it make you have dirty thoughts dear ? "And men just stand there and stare at them." I bet you wish it was you they were staring at don't you ? Gypo.Joe
  • Score: -38

12:12pm Tue 11 Feb 14

Petras says...

NS. Where is the pic of Ms Baxter. Need to prove she is so pig ugly that wouldn't matter what she was warning and is just very jelous
NS. Where is the pic of Ms Baxter. Need to prove she is so pig ugly that wouldn't matter what she was warning and is just very jelous Petras
  • Score: 60

12:12pm Tue 11 Feb 14

Burntout says...

It's underwear on plastic headless mannequins isn't it? Have I missed something in this story?
It's underwear on plastic headless mannequins isn't it? Have I missed something in this story? Burntout
  • Score: 135

12:13pm Tue 11 Feb 14

MsChevious says...

Seriously?!?!

It's just everyday undies, not hardcore S&M bondage gear!! And even if it was, so what? Are you trying to teach children that they should be ashamed of their bodies and that sex is dirty & wrong?

Oh you are. righto.
Seriously?!?! It's just everyday undies, not hardcore S&M bondage gear!! And even if it was, so what? Are you trying to teach children that they should be ashamed of their bodies and that sex is dirty & wrong? Oh you are. righto. MsChevious
  • Score: 113

12:22pm Tue 11 Feb 14

zoed319 says...

It's underwear, we all wear it (well most of us) god help her if she ever walks past Ann Summers, she would have a heart attack!!!!
It's underwear, we all wear it (well most of us) god help her if she ever walks past Ann Summers, she would have a heart attack!!!! zoed319
  • Score: 101

12:34pm Tue 11 Feb 14

Garry.get-involved says...

how are they looking at you, they don't even have heads!!

i dont want to see my missis in a pritty little nightie, its valentines day, romance, love etc not curling up on the sofa sipping tea, watching corrie! and the thought of blokes standing there drooling over a gold manikin makes no sense unless you some spotty teenager who still thinks lilly savage is a sex symbol, please for god sake go home, this is not the end of the world, its called product promotion, it would be different if they were inappropriate gimp suits with zipped up head mask's but its a little underwear. not even thongs, classy underwear!
if you don't like it, don't look at it
how are they looking at you, they don't even have heads!! i dont want to see my missis in a pritty little nightie, its valentines day, romance, love etc not curling up on the sofa sipping tea, watching corrie! and the thought of blokes standing there drooling over a gold manikin makes no sense unless you some spotty teenager who still thinks lilly savage is a sex symbol, please for god sake go home, this is not the end of the world, its called product promotion, it would be different if they were inappropriate gimp suits with zipped up head mask's but its a little underwear. not even thongs, classy underwear! if you don't like it, don't look at it Garry.get-involved
  • Score: 79

12:46pm Tue 11 Feb 14

fedup76 says...

Seriously... get a life! M&S have the same, posters everywhere, La Senza has the same in their windows!

And shame on you newsshopper for entertaining this stupid woman!
Seriously... get a life! M&S have the same, posters everywhere, La Senza has the same in their windows! And shame on you newsshopper for entertaining this stupid woman! fedup76
  • Score: 97

12:51pm Tue 11 Feb 14

goldenbroomboy says...

If a headless woman walked down Bromley High Street I would not notice whether she was clothed or not.
If a headless woman walked down Bromley High Street I would not notice whether she was clothed or not. goldenbroomboy
  • Score: 73

1:07pm Tue 11 Feb 14

bnorther says...

I am a man. I like looking at scantily clad women.

I do not like looking at scantily clad mannequins. Not a single man I know does.
I am a man. I like looking at scantily clad women. I do not like looking at scantily clad mannequins. Not a single man I know does. bnorther
  • Score: 70

1:14pm Tue 11 Feb 14

PoppyGreenLeaf says...

I need a picture of the lady either with her arms crossed looking angry outside the window or of her pointing at said mannequins.

Thanks
I need a picture of the lady either with her arms crossed looking angry outside the window or of her pointing at said mannequins. Thanks PoppyGreenLeaf
  • Score: 79

1:26pm Tue 11 Feb 14

right-writes says...

And none of these mannequins have got their arms folded and a look of defiant disgust on the fizzog's either!
And none of these mannequins have got their arms folded and a look of defiant disgust on the fizzog's either! right-writes
  • Score: 37

1:26pm Tue 11 Feb 14

Navillus134 says...

That's ridiculous. They are gold plastic mannequins with underwear on them! The kids of today see far worse on iphones, celebrity big brother and eastenders! What is scary is that you find the image of everyday underwear something dirty or in any way degrading. Whatever you do don't walk up the high street to Ann Summers and thankfully there is no Agent provocateur in the High Street or you might have a seizure.
That's ridiculous. They are gold plastic mannequins with underwear on them! The kids of today see far worse on iphones, celebrity big brother and eastenders! What is scary is that you find the image of everyday underwear something dirty or in any way degrading. Whatever you do don't walk up the high street to Ann Summers and thankfully there is no Agent provocateur in the High Street or you might have a seizure. Navillus134
  • Score: 62

1:30pm Tue 11 Feb 14

the wall says...

This can't be a real story.
This can't be a real story. the wall
  • Score: -48

2:11pm Tue 11 Feb 14

sarfflondonbird says...

Some people of today eh? lol.
Some people of today eh? lol. sarfflondonbird
  • Score: 40

2:54pm Tue 11 Feb 14

tonynewshopper says...

''GET A LIFE ''
''GET A LIFE '' tonynewshopper
  • Score: 48

2:56pm Tue 11 Feb 14

Hk says...

This woman seriously needs to get a grip! She obviously has nothing better to be worrying about with her life.

They are mannequins - not real people.

I just think its hilarious that she has spoken to the News Shopper about it.

Saddo!
This woman seriously needs to get a grip! She obviously has nothing better to be worrying about with her life. They are mannequins - not real people. I just think its hilarious that she has spoken to the News Shopper about it. Saddo! Hk
  • Score: 53

3:00pm Tue 11 Feb 14

Oldchap says...

PoppyGreenLeaf wrote:
I need a picture of the lady either with her arms crossed looking angry outside the window or of her pointing at said mannequins.

Thanks
Got to have arms folded
[quote][p][bold]PoppyGreenLeaf[/bold] wrote: I need a picture of the lady either with her arms crossed looking angry outside the window or of her pointing at said mannequins. Thanks[/p][/quote]Got to have arms folded Oldchap
  • Score: 32

3:05pm Tue 11 Feb 14

Happy Chappy says...

OMG!

Get a grip woman.

This is not the dark ages!
OMG! Get a grip woman. This is not the dark ages! Happy Chappy
  • Score: 37

4:44pm Tue 11 Feb 14

white rabbit9 says...

Happy Chappy wrote:
OMG!

Get a grip woman.

This is not the dark ages!
Actually you are quite wrong. This is a very dark age, look around you, very dark indeed.
[quote][p][bold]Happy Chappy[/bold] wrote: OMG! Get a grip woman. This is not the dark ages![/p][/quote]Actually you are quite wrong. This is a very dark age, look around you, very dark indeed. white rabbit9
  • Score: 19

5:36pm Tue 11 Feb 14

toomush2drink says...

I can only assume she doesnt wear underwear then ?
I can only assume she doesnt wear underwear then ? toomush2drink
  • Score: 25

5:58pm Tue 11 Feb 14

Pepperpotts80 says...

Haha this woman is deluded if she thinks those mannequins are scantily clad. She's also probably dried up and had no contact with a man in a long time. Sad pathetic woman with nothing better to do! Get a life love!!
Haha this woman is deluded if she thinks those mannequins are scantily clad. She's also probably dried up and had no contact with a man in a long time. Sad pathetic woman with nothing better to do! Get a life love!! Pepperpotts80
  • Score: 38

6:27pm Tue 11 Feb 14

clairel069 says...

You know what they say, if you don't like it, DON'T LOOK!!! I couldn't care less what shops put on display in their windows. I'd be more concerned by the look of the people sitting by the window in the Debenhams cafe to be honest, some of them are far more unsettling and offensive
You know what they say, if you don't like it, DON'T LOOK!!! I couldn't care less what shops put on display in their windows. I'd be more concerned by the look of the people sitting by the window in the Debenhams cafe to be honest, some of them are far more unsettling and offensive clairel069
  • Score: 28

7:19pm Tue 11 Feb 14

Simon bald says...

why are you reporting this batty old prude and her mental outpourings
why are you reporting this batty old prude and her mental outpourings Simon bald
  • Score: 26

8:13pm Tue 11 Feb 14

Biffo. says...

What about ladies bicycle saddles, they're outrageous and should be covered with a brown paper bag when not in use.
I get the sniffles when I see one.
What about ladies bicycle saddles, they're outrageous and should be covered with a brown paper bag when not in use. I get the sniffles when I see one. Biffo.
  • Score: -36

2:24am Wed 12 Feb 14

bmgpets says...

Navillus134 wrote:
That's ridiculous. They are gold plastic mannequins with underwear on them! The kids of today see far worse on iphones, celebrity big brother and eastenders! What is scary is that you find the image of everyday underwear something dirty or in any way degrading. Whatever you do don't walk up the high street to Ann Summers and thankfully there is no Agent provocateur in the High Street or you might have a seizure.
I used to be one of the Ann Summers ladies outside the shop good help her if she had seen me.
I do wonder what religion this woman is to get so het up over underwear
[quote][p][bold]Navillus134[/bold] wrote: That's ridiculous. They are gold plastic mannequins with underwear on them! The kids of today see far worse on iphones, celebrity big brother and eastenders! What is scary is that you find the image of everyday underwear something dirty or in any way degrading. Whatever you do don't walk up the high street to Ann Summers and thankfully there is no Agent provocateur in the High Street or you might have a seizure.[/p][/quote]I used to be one of the Ann Summers ladies outside the shop good help her if she had seen me. I do wonder what religion this woman is to get so het up over underwear bmgpets
  • Score: 31

2:38am Wed 12 Feb 14

bmgpets says...

The only thing i can think of is that this poor sad woman has been brain washed by her family and her religion most possibly.

If so the cover your eyes as well and let the rest of us get on with a normal life.

I so wish this was all i had to worry about and not the fact that at 43 i can no longer walk to the bus stop and have had to get a mobility scooter to get round to even see any of the window displays.

Try having something to complain about like being knocked over by a police officer and after 4 ops still unable to walk and now have to have about 4 more.

If you had proper things to worry about some manikins in a shop window you would not have time to worry about it.

I hope Debenhams do change their window into something more out ragous and other shops follow suit
The only thing i can think of is that this poor sad woman has been brain washed by her family and her religion most possibly. If so the cover your eyes as well and let the rest of us get on with a normal life. I so wish this was all i had to worry about and not the fact that at 43 i can no longer walk to the bus stop and have had to get a mobility scooter to get round to even see any of the window displays. Try having something to complain about like being knocked over by a police officer and after 4 ops still unable to walk and now have to have about 4 more. If you had proper things to worry about some manikins in a shop window you would not have time to worry about it. I hope Debenhams do change their window into something more out ragous and other shops follow suit bmgpets
  • Score: 24

9:25am Wed 12 Feb 14

OpenMindedFemale says...

I am really confused by this story? What is the actual issue here? She's concerned that a plastic mannequin is wearing underwear - something most women (WHICH INCLUDES TEENAGERS MIGHT I ADD) need to wear on a daily basis - so what is the problem promoting it?

How can this 'women' be concerned that a plastic model is showing too much 'boob' and being concerned because young women worry about body image? I'm sure a plastic model in a window will not effect their self confidence?

As for the headless mannequin looking at people.... I think she see's something 99% of the public cannot see. This story is priceless!
I am really confused by this story? What is the actual issue here? She's concerned that a plastic mannequin is wearing underwear - something most women (WHICH INCLUDES TEENAGERS MIGHT I ADD) need to wear on a daily basis - so what is the problem promoting it? How can this 'women' be concerned that a plastic model is showing too much 'boob' and being concerned because young women worry about body image? I'm sure a plastic model in a window will not effect their self confidence? As for the headless mannequin looking at people.... I think she see's something 99% of the public cannot see. This story is priceless! OpenMindedFemale
  • Score: 24

9:27am Wed 12 Feb 14

highway warrior says...

She's got a valid point! It is showing far too much ankle and is indicent and obscene. A gentleman should never see such exposed ankle outside of the boudoir. Why I almost choked on my pipe as I exited my ahndsome carriage in the vicinity, and my eyes beheld this illicit and outrageous sight!
Heavens above! , Won't somebody think of the children (who aren't in the workhouse)!
She's got a valid point! It is showing far too much ankle and is indicent and obscene. A gentleman should never see such exposed ankle outside of the boudoir. Why I almost choked on my pipe as I exited my ahndsome carriage in the vicinity, and my eyes beheld this illicit and outrageous sight! Heavens above! , Won't somebody think of the children (who aren't in the workhouse)! highway warrior
  • Score: 32

9:45am Wed 12 Feb 14

madras says...

'"extra titillation'

good grief woman, NO, it's not 'titillating' - they are mannequins. Dear oh dear...
'"extra titillation' good grief woman, NO, it's not 'titillating' - they are mannequins. Dear oh dear... madras
  • Score: 17

11:27am Wed 12 Feb 14

reptiles says...

haha not read all the quotes But she best not to got M&S in bexleyheath as they have similar in thier windows and the place is full of school kids - they even have the names of the so called naughty underwear AND the prices. oh and FYI i am over 50 lol and thought oh nice but not my colour lol
haha not read all the quotes But she best not to got M&S in bexleyheath as they have similar in thier windows and the place is full of school kids - they even have the names of the so called naughty underwear AND the prices. oh and FYI i am over 50 lol and thought oh nice but not my colour lol reptiles
  • Score: 16

11:28am Wed 12 Feb 14

Simon bald says...

bmgpets wrote:
Navillus134 wrote:
That's ridiculous. They are gold plastic mannequins with underwear on them! The kids of today see far worse on iphones, celebrity big brother and eastenders! What is scary is that you find the image of everyday underwear something dirty or in any way degrading. Whatever you do don't walk up the high street to Ann Summers and thankfully there is no Agent provocateur in the High Street or you might have a seizure.
I used to be one of the Ann Summers ladies outside the shop good help her if she had seen me.
I do wonder what religion this woman is to get so het up over underwear
do you have any photos?
[quote][p][bold]bmgpets[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Navillus134[/bold] wrote: That's ridiculous. They are gold plastic mannequins with underwear on them! The kids of today see far worse on iphones, celebrity big brother and eastenders! What is scary is that you find the image of everyday underwear something dirty or in any way degrading. Whatever you do don't walk up the high street to Ann Summers and thankfully there is no Agent provocateur in the High Street or you might have a seizure.[/p][/quote]I used to be one of the Ann Summers ladies outside the shop good help her if she had seen me. I do wonder what religion this woman is to get so het up over underwear[/p][/quote]do you have any photos? Simon bald
  • Score: 12

11:30am Wed 12 Feb 14

Gypo.Joe says...

Simon bald wrote:
bmgpets wrote:
Navillus134 wrote:
That's ridiculous. They are gold plastic mannequins with underwear on them! The kids of today see far worse on iphones, celebrity big brother and eastenders! What is scary is that you find the image of everyday underwear something dirty or in any way degrading. Whatever you do don't walk up the high street to Ann Summers and thankfully there is no Agent provocateur in the High Street or you might have a seizure.
I used to be one of the Ann Summers ladies outside the shop good help her if she had seen me.
I do wonder what religion this woman is to get so het up over underwear
do you have any photos?
Yes send in a selfie
[quote][p][bold]Simon bald[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]bmgpets[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Navillus134[/bold] wrote: That's ridiculous. They are gold plastic mannequins with underwear on them! The kids of today see far worse on iphones, celebrity big brother and eastenders! What is scary is that you find the image of everyday underwear something dirty or in any way degrading. Whatever you do don't walk up the high street to Ann Summers and thankfully there is no Agent provocateur in the High Street or you might have a seizure.[/p][/quote]I used to be one of the Ann Summers ladies outside the shop good help her if she had seen me. I do wonder what religion this woman is to get so het up over underwear[/p][/quote]do you have any photos?[/p][/quote]Yes send in a selfie Gypo.Joe
  • Score: -44

12:00pm Wed 12 Feb 14

Rodney987 says...

Must be another slow news day
Must be another slow news day Rodney987
  • Score: 18

1:23pm Wed 12 Feb 14

Petras says...

When will the useless NS hacks start writing News. The clue is in the first bit of NewsShopper.
When will the useless NS hacks start writing News. The clue is in the first bit of NewsShopper. Petras
  • Score: 20

1:58pm Wed 12 Feb 14

kentmum says...

This is perfect for Debenhams, albeit in a strange way. Free advertising of their lingerie just before valentines day!
This is perfect for Debenhams, albeit in a strange way. Free advertising of their lingerie just before valentines day! kentmum
  • Score: 20

2:56pm Wed 12 Feb 14

Oldchap says...

kentmum wrote:
This is perfect for Debenhams, albeit in a strange way. Free advertising of their lingerie just before valentines day!
Priceless - perhaps she works for Debenhams & complained to generate story

Free publicity
[quote][p][bold]kentmum[/bold] wrote: This is perfect for Debenhams, albeit in a strange way. Free advertising of their lingerie just before valentines day![/p][/quote]Priceless - perhaps she works for Debenhams & complained to generate story Free publicity Oldchap
  • Score: 14

3:40pm Wed 12 Feb 14

the wall says...

Petras wrote:
When will the useless NS hacks start writing News. The clue is in the first bit of NewsShopper.
And the second part 'Shopper' This is news from a shopper.
[quote][p][bold]Petras[/bold] wrote: When will the useless NS hacks start writing News. The clue is in the first bit of NewsShopper.[/p][/quote]And the second part 'Shopper' This is news from a shopper. the wall
  • Score: -65

4:18pm Wed 12 Feb 14

sarfflondonbird says...

the wall wrote:
Petras wrote:
When will the useless NS hacks start writing News. The clue is in the first bit of NewsShopper.
And the second part 'Shopper' This is news from a shopper.
What would you know?
[quote][p][bold]the wall[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Petras[/bold] wrote: When will the useless NS hacks start writing News. The clue is in the first bit of NewsShopper.[/p][/quote]And the second part 'Shopper' This is news from a shopper.[/p][/quote]What would you know? sarfflondonbird
  • Score: 44

4:52pm Wed 12 Feb 14

the wall says...

sarfflondonbird wrote:
the wall wrote:
Petras wrote:
When will the useless NS hacks start writing News. The clue is in the first bit of NewsShopper.
And the second part 'Shopper' This is news from a shopper.
What would you know?
Twice as much as you ever will. Dumbo.

Brake v Break.....lol
[quote][p][bold]sarfflondonbird[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]the wall[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Petras[/bold] wrote: When will the useless NS hacks start writing News. The clue is in the first bit of NewsShopper.[/p][/quote]And the second part 'Shopper' This is news from a shopper.[/p][/quote]What would you know?[/p][/quote]Twice as much as you ever will. Dumbo. Brake v Break.....lol the wall
  • Score: -78

6:10pm Wed 12 Feb 14

white rabbit9 says...

What about anne summers?
What about anne summers? white rabbit9
  • Score: 28

7:21pm Wed 12 Feb 14

sarahcx says...

When I read this article, I was expecting nipple tassles or something fetish but no just the usual underwear set in EVERY underwear department, and its valentines.
I cannot believe this is an actual 'news' story!!! GET A GRIP NEWSSHOPPER!!!
When I read this article, I was expecting nipple tassles or something fetish but no just the usual underwear set in EVERY underwear department, and its valentines. I cannot believe this is an actual 'news' story!!! GET A GRIP NEWSSHOPPER!!! sarahcx
  • Score: 20

8:37pm Wed 12 Feb 14

sarfflondonbird says...

the wall wrote:
sarfflondonbird wrote:
the wall wrote:
Petras wrote:
When will the useless NS hacks start writing News. The clue is in the first bit of NewsShopper.
And the second part 'Shopper' This is news from a shopper.
What would you know?
Twice as much as you ever will. Dumbo.

Brake v Break.....lol
We all make typo errors, even you. You're such a numpty and I am being polite here.
[quote][p][bold]the wall[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]sarfflondonbird[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]the wall[/bold] wrote: [quote][p][bold]Petras[/bold] wrote: When will the useless NS hacks start writing News. The clue is in the first bit of NewsShopper.[/p][/quote]And the second part 'Shopper' This is news from a shopper.[/p][/quote]What would you know?[/p][/quote]Twice as much as you ever will. Dumbo. Brake v Break.....lol[/p][/quote]We all make typo errors, even you. You're such a numpty and I am being polite here. sarfflondonbird
  • Score: 38

10:09pm Wed 12 Feb 14

mouthalmighty says...

Have you seen marks and spencers' dummies lately. Thongs and postural indecencies. I'm pretty rough and tough, but even I found them hard to look at.
Have you seen marks and spencers' dummies lately. Thongs and postural indecencies. I'm pretty rough and tough, but even I found them hard to look at. mouthalmighty
  • Score: 11

8:44pm Thu 13 Feb 14

jaded1 says...

Won't someone please think of the children???
Won't someone please think of the children??? jaded1
  • Score: 9

9:09pm Thu 13 Feb 14

Marty1979 says...

Wonder if she ever goes to a beach on holiday, scantily clad ladies (and men) everywhere

She'd probably have a stroke
Wonder if she ever goes to a beach on holiday, scantily clad ladies (and men) everywhere She'd probably have a stroke Marty1979
  • Score: 12

9:32am Fri 14 Feb 14

clairel069 says...

I was in Bromley yesterday, happened to walk passed Debenhams and their scandalous display... and I was most disappointed to find there was not a crowd of men loitering around the outside of the shop leering at the window as suggested by Audrey Baxter.
Also, I'd like to point out that this so-called window display is an internal window, behind the set of automatic doors of the entrance to Debenhams.
I was in Bromley yesterday, happened to walk passed Debenhams and their scandalous display... and I was most disappointed to find there was not a crowd of men loitering around the outside of the shop leering at the window as suggested by Audrey Baxter. Also, I'd like to point out that this so-called window display is an internal window, behind the set of automatic doors of the entrance to Debenhams. clairel069
  • Score: 19

9:48am Fri 14 Feb 14

madras says...

Marty1979 wrote:
Wonder if she ever goes to a beach on holiday, scantily clad ladies (and men) everywhere

She'd probably have a stroke
Only if she could reach them before they ran away!
[quote][p][bold]Marty1979[/bold] wrote: Wonder if she ever goes to a beach on holiday, scantily clad ladies (and men) everywhere She'd probably have a stroke[/p][/quote]Only if she could reach them before they ran away! madras
  • Score: 19

12:40pm Fri 14 Feb 14

Bimembris says...

let's hope she doesn't walk up the high street past Anne Summers then!!!
let's hope she doesn't walk up the high street past Anne Summers then!!! Bimembris
  • Score: 8

6:55pm Fri 14 Feb 14

sarhackett says...

Is Ms Baxter actually for real? Being outraged by some underwear, when the more serious issue is that these poor mannequins have been decapitated! Surely that's harmful to our children as well. I mean our daughters will look at these plastic bodies and think they should chop their heads off as well. God forbid our sons see them and become serial killers, with a preferred method of murder by decapitation! Oh no, now I'm riled up, somebody get me the email of the manager of Debenhams, then I too can complain!
Is Ms Baxter actually for real? Being outraged by some underwear, when the more serious issue is that these poor mannequins have been decapitated! Surely that's harmful to our children as well. I mean our daughters will look at these plastic bodies and think they should chop their heads off as well. God forbid our sons see them and become serial killers, with a preferred method of murder by decapitation! Oh no, now I'm riled up, somebody get me the email of the manager of Debenhams, then I too can complain! sarhackett
  • Score: 14

7:42pm Fri 14 Feb 14

disgruntres says...

There is absolutely nothing wrong with the human body, clad or unclad.What a sad lady. Queen Victoria died many years ago! Better to be on show than secreted away as if something to be ashamed of.As already stated these are headless figurines.Has Gypo Jo so shocked that he can't bring himself to comment on this pathetic article?
There is absolutely nothing wrong with the human body, clad or unclad.What a sad lady. Queen Victoria died many years ago! Better to be on show than secreted away as if something to be ashamed of.As already stated these are headless figurines.Has Gypo Jo so shocked that he can't bring himself to comment on this pathetic article? disgruntres
  • Score: 15

7:45pm Fri 14 Feb 14

Gypo.Joe says...

disgruntres wrote:
There is absolutely nothing wrong with the human body, clad or unclad.What a sad lady. Queen Victoria died many years ago! Better to be on show than secreted away as if something to be ashamed of.As already stated these are headless figurines.Has Gypo Jo so shocked that he can't bring himself to comment on this pathetic article?
Second comment in dearest. Would you like a selfie of me ?
[quote][p][bold]disgruntres[/bold] wrote: There is absolutely nothing wrong with the human body, clad or unclad.What a sad lady. Queen Victoria died many years ago! Better to be on show than secreted away as if something to be ashamed of.As already stated these are headless figurines.Has Gypo Jo so shocked that he can't bring himself to comment on this pathetic article?[/p][/quote]Second comment in dearest. Would you like a selfie of me ? Gypo.Joe
  • Score: -43

2:13am Sat 15 Feb 14

Mich-L says...

sarhackett wrote:
Is Ms Baxter actually for real? Being outraged by some underwear, when the more serious issue is that these poor mannequins have been decapitated! Surely that's harmful to our children as well. I mean our daughters will look at these plastic bodies and think they should chop their heads off as well. God forbid our sons see them and become serial killers, with a preferred method of murder by decapitation! Oh no, now I'm riled up, somebody get me the email of the manager of Debenhams, then I too can complain!
sorry but this made me seriously Laugh Out Loud ;)
thanks!
[quote][p][bold]sarhackett[/bold] wrote: Is Ms Baxter actually for real? Being outraged by some underwear, when the more serious issue is that these poor mannequins have been decapitated! Surely that's harmful to our children as well. I mean our daughters will look at these plastic bodies and think they should chop their heads off as well. God forbid our sons see them and become serial killers, with a preferred method of murder by decapitation! Oh no, now I'm riled up, somebody get me the email of the manager of Debenhams, then I too can complain![/p][/quote]sorry but this made me seriously Laugh Out Loud ;) thanks! Mich-L
  • Score: 16

10:55pm Sat 15 Feb 14

ADDIKS181 says...

I really do think that you need to cut poor Audrey Baxter a little bit of slack. Ms. Baxter is in my view rather perceptive recognising the potential impact that this scandalous display of scantily clad gold coloured females would have. As I passed Debenhams only this evening, imagine my astonishment when I spotted A highly aroused C3PO, ogling the decapitated droid look a likes in the window. I naturally averted my gaze so as to avoid seeing a premature oil spillage. Well done Ms Baxter, keep up the good work.
I really do think that you need to cut poor Audrey Baxter a little bit of slack. Ms. Baxter is in my view rather perceptive recognising the potential impact that this scandalous display of scantily clad gold coloured females would have. As I passed Debenhams only this evening, imagine my astonishment when I spotted A highly aroused C3PO, ogling the decapitated droid look a likes in the window. I naturally averted my gaze so as to avoid seeing a premature oil spillage. Well done Ms Baxter, keep up the good work. ADDIKS181
  • Score: 21

12:46pm Sun 16 Feb 14

ron.1952 says...

Fear not Ms Baxter the FANuary sales are almost over. I cant wait for men's underwear to go on sale. Male mannequins in budgie smugglers for our viewing pleasure.

Ronny x
Fear not Ms Baxter the FANuary sales are almost over. I cant wait for men's underwear to go on sale. Male mannequins in budgie smugglers for our viewing pleasure. Ronny x ron.1952
  • Score: -36

4:01pm Sun 23 Feb 14

shadowedmyth says...

I think it's silly claiming the mannequins are "inappropriate", they are there for display to demonstrate their top lines of underwear, it's not like they are 'bending over' one another or anything.

I think the claim is grossly exaggerated.
I think it's silly claiming the mannequins are "inappropriate", they are there for display to demonstrate their top lines of underwear, it's not like they are 'bending over' one another or anything. I think the claim is grossly exaggerated. shadowedmyth
  • Score: 3

7:16pm Sat 1 Mar 14

Jane63pink says...

This story is hysterical..........
.....c'mon Audrey you're 50, not 150. Get in there an buy yourself some of that underwear and take a chill pill.
This story is hysterical.......... .....c'mon Audrey you're 50, not 150. Get in there an buy yourself some of that underwear and take a chill pill. Jane63pink
  • Score: 2

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