BBC radio presenter Gerry Anderson dies at 69

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Gerry Anderson, one of Northern Ireland's best-known radio presenters, has died aged 69 following a long illness.

In a 30 year career, the Derry born presenter hosted radio and TV programmes for BBC Northern Ireland, BBC Radio Ulster and BBC Radio Foyle. He also presented a number of shows on Radio 4.

He has been described as a "true legend of the industry" by the director of BBC Northern Ireland, Peter Johnston.