BBC prematurely announces death of a DJ

BBC Radio 2 gave news today of the death of veteran broadcaster Brian Matthew, presenter of Sounds of the 60s.

A while later, it corrected the report.

Mr Matthew is alive, but critically ill. ‘We will update with more information when we have it. Our thoughts remain with his family at this very difficult time.’

These things happen.

share this

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on linkedin
Share on google
>