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GlitterBaby Report 12 Jul 2013 13:24

Sorry to read this sad news.

He made his programmes so easy to watch and understand.


Persephone Report 12 Jul 2013 13:20

We always enjoyed his programmes, used to watch him regularly.

He did well reaching 87.. RIP Alan


AnninGlos Report 12 Jul 2013 13:04

What a shame, a really nice man and a good broadcaster in his time.

Nolls from Harrogate

Nolls from Harrogate Report 12 Jul 2013 13:01

Oh dear how sad .......RIP


Porkie_Pie Report 12 Jul 2013 12:47

Wickers world was one of my must see programmes

RIP Alan



AnnCardiff Report 12 Jul 2013 12:45

he certainly seemed to be a nice guy and I really liked his programmes

RIP Alan


Linda Report 12 Jul 2013 12:44

Broadcaster Alan Whicker the roving reporter has died at the age of 87.

I loved his programmes and he was a lovely man.

RIP Alan