Tommy Steele prepares for latest role in the region

To some he's Britain's first rock 'n' roll star.

To others he's a heart throb of the big screen.

And then there are those who think he's one of the most talented actors ever to appear in musicals.

At the age of 76, Thomas William Hicks - better known as Tommy Steele - is back in the region preparing for his latest role.

Stuart Leithes has been to see him.