“We are now approaching phase 46, which means that from Tuesday morning or Wednesday evening, depending on your height, we are saying, with regards to baking, if you must bake in a tent, bake in a tent, but please don’t bake in a tent…”
He added: “We are asking people to use common sense with regards to the distribution of hundreds and thousands.”
Co-host Noel Fielding — introduced by Lucas as “the lady in the funky dress” — then appeared via video link to ask a question about the correct pronunciation of “scone.”
Lucas seized the opportunity to share his interpretation of the messaging, which was widely criticized for a lack of clarity.
“So, we are saying don’t go to work, go to work, don’t take public transport, go to work, don’t go to work,” he said.
“Stay indoors, if you can work from home go to work, don’t go to work.”
“Go outside, don’t go outside. And then we will, or won’t, something or other.”