Chief gets 'freed' by BBC

February 1, 2014

Chief Rabbi Ephraim Mirvis made his debut on Radio 4’s Thought for the Day slot on Monday. But the pronunciation of his first name still defeats BBC presenters. A few months ago he was being introduced as “Eefrim”. On Monday Evan Davies handed over the mike to “Efree-im”.

Last updated: 3:45pm, February 1 2014