Noel Edmonds: Chegwin was 'my first telly chum'

Veteran TV presenter Keith Chegwin has died aged 60 after a long illness, his family has said.

Chegwin was known for hosting programmes including children's game show Cheggers Plays Pop and Swap Shop.

Noel Edmonds, who starred with him on Swap Shop, told Radio 4's PM programme the news had come as "a profound shock".

He added: "We weren't just colleagues, we were good mates".

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