A court's heard claims that Nigella Lawson took drugs.
The allegations were made during a case against two sisters, who worked as PAs to the celebrity chef.
The pair deny claims they abused their positions by using a company credit card for personal gain.
The court was read an email to Nigella from her estranged husband, in which he claimed the pair would get off because Nigella was "off her head on drugs."
The email read 'Now the Grillos will get off on the basis that you, Mimi (and another) were so off your head on drugs you allowed them to spend whatever they liked. Yes, I believe every word they said'".
Nigella, who split from Charles Saatchi earlier this year, is expected to give evidence during the trial, which is due to last at least two weeks