'A genius on air' - tribute to Saturday Special legend Paddy Feeny (1931-2018)
Paddy Feeny, the legendary voice of "Saturday Special" (now Sportsworld) for 36 years has sadly passed away aged 87 after a short illness. Paddy hosted the show from 1959 until his retirement back in 1995. BBC correspondent Mike Costello was a colleague of his, and remembers him with admiration as a genius, pioneer and meticulous professional.
Photo: Paddy Feeny, in 1973 Credit: BBC