There’s very sad news to announce today as Ireland’s most famous broadcaster Gay Byrne has sadly died aged 85.
According to RTE, his family have released the following statement:
“It is with sadness that Kathleen, Crona and Suzy wish to announce that their beloved Gay has died peacefully at home today, surrounded by his family.
“We wish to thank everybody for their love and support during Gay’s illness. Particularly the wonderful teams in the Mater Hospital, St Francis Hospice and the Irish Cancer Society”.
More to follow.