Derek Cooper
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BBC presenter Derek Cooper dies aged 88

Former BBC presenter Derek Cooper, who founded the long-running Radio 4 show The Food Programme, has died, aged 88.

He was appointed OBE in 1997 and honoured at the 2001 Sony Awards for his pioneering work on food.

In this Food Programme excerpt Derek Cooper reports from Singapore.

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  • 19 Apr 2014