A majority of the British public disagree with the BBC’s decision to axe lyrics from Last Night of the Proms.
YouGov have found that just 9% support the Beeb’s decision to perform songs like Rule Britannia without the lyrics. A further 8% don’t think they should be performed at all.
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But 58%, a clear majority, say that the songs should be performed with the lyrics.
YouGov also found that 4% of Brits say they know all the words to Rule Britannia, whilst 21% say they know most and a majority (54%) knowing some of the lyrics.