“I’m very understanding of what people can afford. But there are amazing charity shops everywhere. Everyone can look smart. But it is laziness.”
Jenny was being interviewed by her brother, wildlife presenter Chris Packham, at Hay literary festival, in Powys.
She recalled that their father was always smartly dressed, saying: “I’d pop round, he wouldn’t even know we were coming, but he’d have a tie on. He was very smart, and it mattered.
“It is about being smart and ready for whatever is coming your way.”