Duncan Bannatyne warns Joanne McCue he"d "have to sack 43 staff to pay her 1k-a-day

1,000-a-day for my ex-wife I”ll have to sack 43 of my staff to pay for it, says TV Dragon

3:43 PM on 10th September 2011

Divorce battle: Joanne McCue and Bannatyne in 2008

Divorce battle: Joanne McCue and Bannatyne in 2008

Dragons: Bannatyne, left, Hilary Devey, Theo Paphitis, Deborah Meaden and Peter Jones

Dragons: Bannatyne, left, Hilary Devey, Theo Paphitis, Deborah Meaden and Peter Jones

Happier times: Duncan Bannatyne, 62, with his now estranged wife who is demanding 1,000 a day in their divorce battle

Happier times: Duncan Bannatyne, 62, with his now estranged wife who is demanding 1,000 a day in their divorce battle