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Funeral of TV Presenter

The funeral of Jean Morton, who presented ATV's Tingha and Tucker from 1962-1970, has taken place in Sutton Coldfield

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Midlands funeral for children's TV presenter

The funeral of Jean Morton, a television presenter for children's programme Tingha and Tucker, is taking place this afternoon in Sutton Coldfield.

Tingha and Tucker ran on ATV from 1962 to 1970. Jean Morton hosted the show as Auntie Jean.

In the clip below Jean and Tingha and Tucker talk to a shy Cliff Richard in 1962 - before he performs a few bars of Summer Holiday on stage.

Jean was also known for her work as a television announcer and was there from the launch of the original ITV Midlands news programme.

She died aged 91 in Lichfield on the 26th May.

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