TV producers were left embarrassed this week when a promotional photo for 1920s drama series, Downton Abbey, included a plastic water bottle in the background (must have been Abbey Well). Take a look below – its sandwiched between two priceless vases, just right of the toffs:
Never wanting anyone to be left feeling embarrassed, we thought we’d help out by carefully photoshopping the water bottle out. Take a look below (its no longer between two priceless vases):
Apparently, plastic bottles were not in wide use in the UK until the 1960s – 36 years after the new series of Downton takes place.
Thankfully its not the 1920s anymore and we’re able to drink water from polyethylene terephthalate containers and clear up historical inaccuracies using Photoshop.
An ITV spokesperson said “Cheers”.