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BBC broadcaster Paddy O’Flaherty has passed away

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BBC broadcaster Paddy O’Flaherty has passed away.

The BBC have confirmed that Paddy died following a short illness on Monday at 73-years-old.

Paddy was known for hosting on BBC Radio Ulster, with presenter Noel Thompson announcing the news on Good Morning Ulster – as he paid tribute to the veteran broadcaster.

“He brought a big enthusiasm to every story and had the ability to turn even the most tedious story into the most fascinating.”

Since the news of his death, Twitter has been inundated with tributes.