Former US President George HW Bush has sadly passed away at the age of 94 it has been confirmed.
The announcement of Bush’s death was confirmed late on Friday evening by his son George W Bush.
According to reports in the US Bush Sr, sadly passed away on Friday evening at approximately 10pm.
Bush who is credited with guiding America through the end of the Cold War, has been seriously ill for some time.
The former US President was hospitalised back in April following the death of his wife Barbara, with a blood infection.