Updated statement regarding Brian Matthew

Date: 05.04.2017     Last updated: 05.04.2017 at 14.09
Category: Radio 2; Radio; Corporate
We were informed by close family and friends that Brian had passed away in the night. They have since been in contact to say that he remains critically ill.

We will update with more information when we have it. Our thoughts remain with his family at this very difficult time.

BBC Press Office