got a tv from there couple of year ago, not had any problems!!!
most of the stuff is still cheaper on amazon http://www.electrical123.com/products/ProductDetail.asp?ProductCode=MOR-PCR-400004-W http://www.amazon.co.uk/Morphy-Richards-Accents-400004-Stand/dp/B00DRFVWQQ
I've heard that too now you've said it. That doesn't mean I believe it, mind.
I heard it's factory seconds they sell