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Nick Knowles is facing a bag of DIY SOS after violating BBC rules in a Shreddy’s television commercial.

Nick Knowles is facing a bag of DIY SOS after violating BBC rules in a Shreddy’s television commercial.

Nick Knowles is reportedly facing the DIY SOS ax beyond the behind-the-scenes line of grain advertising.

TV host, 58, plays a builder in a Shreddy’s commercial allegedly violating BBC Advertising rules.

by SunNick was told by a corporate boss at a Zoom conference last month that he had to pull ads or quit DIY SOS.

Advertising: Nick Knowles is reportedly facing an ax from DIYSOS beyond the behind-the-scenes line about grain advertising.

One source said: “Nick loves Beave, so he feels absolute pain about the whole situation.

“But they have very strict guidelines for their talent and advertising, and he’s already broken them by shooting ads. But Shreddy doesn’t want to pull the campaign.

“Nick is technically a free agent, but to the BBC’s eyes it seems that he used a connection to DIY SOS with a completely broken ad.”

Sources added that Nick had been handed an ultimatum and his future at DIYSOS might already be out of his control.

Rule: TV host, 58, plays a builder in a Shreddy's commercial allegedly violating the BBC's advertising rules (listed on DIY SOS).

Rule: TV host, 58, plays a builder in a Shreddy’s commercial allegedly violating the BBC’s advertising rules (listed on DIY SOS).

Nick has been hosting DIYSOS since 1999, and in each episode a team of builders and volunteers are changing the homes of friends and family members.

In the Shreddies ad, Nick plays a builder who pours a bowl of cereal into his hat and calls himself “Nick does it.”

A joint statement by the BBC and Nick told MailOnline: “BBC and Nick are both keen to solve this problem and are working together to find a solution.”

Meeting: According to The Sun, Nick was told by the corporate boss at a Zoom meeting last month that he needed to pull an ad or quit DIY SOS.

Meeting: According to The Sun, Nick was told by a corporate boss at a Zoom meeting last month that he needed to pull an ad or quit DIY SOS.

One source said:

One source said: “There are very strict guidelines for their talent and advertising, and he’s already broken them by shooting ads, but Shreddy doesn’t want to pull the campaign.”

After Nick previously claimed he wouldn’t leave DIYSOS after joining rival channel 5 and announcing two new shows.

The long-term future of the show seemed questionable after the star revealed that he would participate in the upcoming programs “Lawn Life” and “Home Renovation.”

However, the presenter (who does not have an exclusive contract with the BBC) confirmed that he would definitely be back when the new series was commissioned.

He told MailOnline: It’s more important than ever to see people representing the best communities come together.

Not happening: Nick had previously claimed that the BBC wouldn't stay hit on DIY SOS after joining rival channel 5 and announcing two new shows.

Not happening: Nick had previously claimed that the BBC wouldn’t stay hit on DIY SOS after joining rival channel 5 and announcing two new shows.

“I’m not going to leave DIY SOS at all. It’s not just my job, we are a family and have my heart.”

Since then, the BBC has confirmed that it has no plans to dispose of DIY SOS, but Nick claims that he is not obliged to concentrate on BBC content.

A BBC spokesman told MailOnline: ‘There is no doubt that DIY SOS will return to BBC One. At this time, shooting will resume as soon as the build contributors and volunteers are safe.

“Nick isn’t just limited to the BBC, he’s working on a variety of services, like many presenters.”

The show first aired in 1999 and was renamed DIY SOS: The Big Build in 2010 and has been a staple of BBC One ever since.

Uncertainty: The future of a very popular show seemed questionable after Nick revealed that he would participate in the upcoming programs

Uncertainty: The future of a very popular show seemed questionable after Nick revealed that he would participate in the upcoming programs “Living on the Lawn” and “Home Renovation” (Nick in 2008). I took a picture with the DIY SOS team)

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Nick Knowles is facing a bag of DIY SOS after violating BBC rules in a Shreddy’s television commercial.

SourceNick Knowles is facing a bag of DIY SOS after violating BBC rules in a Shreddy’s television commercial.

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