Blockbusters presenter Bob Holness dies
Broadcaster Bob Holness died today aged 83, his family said.
Holness, best known as the host of the ITV1 quiz Blockbusters, had a career spanning almost 60 years.
A statement released by his family said he "died peacefully in his sleep early this morning".
Holness, who suffered a number of strokes and has been in a nursing home, leaves his wife Mary, three children and seven grandchildren.