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Kathy Secker: Tributes to TV presenter who died aged 70

Tributes have been pouring in for legendary North East broadcaster Kathy Secker, who died suddenly aged 70.

Ms Secker was a household name in the region after being a Tyne Tees TV presenter for many years and hosting a dedication show on BBC Newcastle for more than 20 years.

She was also involved in the founding of the Grace House children's hospice in Sunderland.

Speaking of her shock and sadness at Ms Secker's death, former colleague and fellow ITV Tyne Tees presenter Pam Royle said people will always remember Kathy for her warmth and her unique way of connecting with people.

  • 16 Dec 2015