'Here's one he wrote earlier!' - BBC Hereford & Worcester's Andrew Easton chats to the Blue Peter legend Peter Purves about his 40 years in showbiz...
Peter Purves was first on our television screens in the mid 1960's as Steven Taylor, who was one of the early time-travelling companions in Doctor Who, opposite William Hartnell.
After leaving the show, Peter became a regular presenter on the children's television programme Blue Peter, and was one of the longest-serving, fronting the show from 1967 to 1978.
last updated: 12/03/2009 at 10:06