During an interview with the Guardian in 2018, Giles explained: “Fame hasn’t changed us. We fly under the radar.
“That changed a little bit when French and Saunders spoofed us, which was recognition that we’d seeped into the national consciousness.
“Mary gets recognised more than me because I wear a red bobble hat a lot of the time.
“If I’m not feeling cheerful, she kicks me in the shins and tells me to smile for a selfie.