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Tributes to Sir David Frost, and memories of his celebrated career, have flooded in following news of his sudden death on board a cruise ship over the weekend.
And while the 74-year-old will be best remembered for his revealing interviews with the former US President Richard Nixon, it was in this region where his television career first began.
Kate Prout has been looking back through the Anglia Television archives.
From the archives Sir David speaks to Anglia Television about his local links and career.
The former Wellingborough Grammar schoolboy started his career at Anglia Television in 1960. But bosses did not renew his contract because they did not think he was cut out for a career in TV.
Click on the link below to here Sir David talk about his time on About Anglia in September 1964.
Sir David Frost, who died today, started his career in broadcasting at Anglia Television.
Click the link below to watch Sir David reporting for About Anglia in 1960.
Sir David Frost has died of a heart attack aged 74, his family said.
The broadcaster, who went to Cambridge University, began his career at Anglia Television.
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