In the latest episode, award-winning podcast Fuelling Around, Dominic Littlewood, television presenter and consumer advocate Dominic Littlewood shares his career with Jason Plato and Dave Vitty.
Littlewood has been involved in television for nearly 20 years and is best known for presenting shows on BBC and Channel 5 such as Cowboy Builders, Don’t Get Done, Get Dom and Fake Britain.
The 58-year old details his career in television and how he went on to become a consumer-rights expert. He also talks about his time as a contestant on Strictly Come Dancing.
Dominic Littlewood, consumer champion on his big TV debut
Littlewood revealed his bizarre beginnings on television, which began with a dating program.
“I never ever wanted to be on telly all my life” he exclaimed.
“I never looked for it, never applied for it, never went for a job interview. It was actually my girlfriend who saw the advertisement. The TV show was called The Other Half, with Dale Winton.
“I didn’t want to go on it, and she said ‘let’s do it’ and she was a cracking looking girl. She was, let’s put it politely, she was a model. She would often take off her clothes, if that makes sense. She was beautiful.
“The idea of this programme was four…