Causing a stir among viewers, he was blasted for his question about the Prime Minister losing weight and doing Veganuary, to which he explained was a light-hearted end to the agenda driven 30-minute interview.
But, there were others who praised the interview, provoking Dan to deliver a thank you post: “Glad so many of you enjoyed our #BBCBreakfast exclusive with the PM yesterday.
“I fundamentally believe in being fair, polite & robust with every guest. Ranting helps no-one. I want you to listen to THEM not me. You can ‘speak’ truth to power… you don’t have to ‘shout’ it.” (sic)
BBC Breakfast airs weekdays on BBC One at 6am.