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BBC News – Broadcaster Robert Robinson dies at 83

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Robert Robinson, the veteran broadcaster and presenter, has died at the age of 83.

In a career spanning five decades, he presented a wealth of radio and television programmes for the BBC.

They included Ask the Family, Stop the Week and Call My Bluff. Mr Robinson also had a stint presenting Radio 4′s Today programme.

He died in St Mary’s Hospital, Paddington, after a long period of ill health.

His daughter, Susie Robinson, said: “He had a very long, productive and successful life and we’ll all miss him terribly.”

via BBC News – Broadcaster Robert Robinson dies at 83.

Written by edparnell

August 13, 2011 at 7:32 am

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