Sir Terry Wogan's stellar career in TV and radio spanned more than forty years. His thrice-weekly live chat show attracted TV audiences of many millions and ran for eight years. His breakfast show on BBC Radio 2 -Wake Up to Wogan - won a host of broadcasting awards and was adored by his legions of fans, regularly reaching record-breaking audiences of over 8 million. He was also beloved for his legendary commentaries on the Eurovision Song Contest, and his presenting of BBC Children in Need - the charity has raised almost a billion pounds over the past thirty five years. The short story collection, Those Were the Days was Terry's first foray into writing fiction. He died in January 2016, aged seventy-seven.
The incredibly sad news of Sir Terry Wogan's death has affected us all deeply. He was a lovely, funny, kind, clever, generous, professional, talented and ultimately brave man.
Counting down the days to @BBCCiN Appeal Show on @BBCOne. Join us on Friday 7.30pm for a very special night. https://t.co/oazKya9rxh #CiN
by @terry_wogan - one year ago
Yesterday @ShaneFilan, @NadineCoyleNow + @LizzWrightMusic performed live. Listen back: https://t.co/tjtrBZ6Hye https://t.co/d0NiJDrZw8
Morning! On my way to @BBCRadio2 for another #WeekendWogan with the brilliant @ShaneFilan and @lizzwrightmusic: https://t.co/tjtrBZoipM
I'm back! This week we welcome the dancing duo of @MrPeterAndre & Daniel O'Donnell... Listen in from 11am. https://t.co/LVrggzQQu4
Let’s make 2015 another record-breaking year! Join me @BBCOne on 13 Nov for the @BBCCiN Appeal Show! http://t.co/gkZ3iyar2h
TerryWogan - one year ago
Today, I'm joined by the magnificent Il Divo and Anastacia. They will both be performing two live tracks from 11am... Make sure you tune in!
A great set of sessions yesterday from the wonderful Shane Filan, Nadine Coyle and Lizz Wright.
You can listen back to them singing their little hearts out now:
Howdy there! Another Sunday, another Weekend Wogan.
This week we have amazing sessions from former Westlifer, Shane Filan and American Jazz Singer Lizz Wright: http://bbc.in/1NDfTEC
Thank you to both Squeeze Official and Saun & Starr for popping by the BBC Radio 2 studios yesterday.
They both gave absolutely brilliant performances that you are able to listen back to now.
THOSE WERE THE DAYS is out in hardback and eBook today! Thank you for all your support. I hope you enjoy it. http://bit.ly/TWTDays
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