Monday 20 November 2017

Colm Murray was always smiling – and always had a tip

Generous: broadcaster Colm Murray, who passed away earlier this week
Generous: broadcaster Colm Murray, who passed away earlier this week

I can't put an exact date on it. It must have been around the turn of the century, 1999 or 2000. I was just about long enough in 'Fair City' to be recognised by members of the public.

I was also beginning to realise that many people in the world of TV and 'celebrity' could make you feel like a bit of a trespasser, who hadn't yet earned your full stripes, if indeed you ever would.

Colm Murray was not one of those people.

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