Debbie told GMB hosts Susanna Reid and Adil Ray: “Men thought it was okay to play with women’s boobs.
“As much as I love Benny, he was a friend of my dad’s and a very lovely person. I just couldn’t bear the shows. They were just awful and they were so sexist.
“I mean, looking up girls’ skirts, how can that be right for people to see that today?”
Benny Hill was famed for his own brand of slapstick comedy, but this fell out of favour in the 1980s with many comedians criticising his humour for its outright sexism.