From the Archives: BBC newsreader in Horsham

JPCT WSCT ARCHIVE PICTURE. ref hornost 13-12. 12 dec 1978 Hammicks, Horsham. Book signing by Robert Dougall -photo copy by Steve Cobb
JPCT WSCT ARCHIVE PICTURE. ref hornost 13-12. 12 dec 1978 Hammicks, Horsham. Book signing by Robert Dougall -photo copy by Steve Cobb

Broadcaster Robert Dougall is pictured during a book signing in Horsham’s Hammicks.

The date is December 1978.

Robert Dougall was one of the archetypal newsreaders and broadcasters for the BBC.

However, he also appeared in roles in the comedy series The Goodies and Yes Minister and in the Morecambe and Wise 1971 Christmas Special.

This is the latest in a series of photos from our files.

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