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Schofield's tribute to 'kind, dedicated & talented' Gubba

Dancing on Ice presenter Phillip Schofield has tweeted his tribute to Tony Gubba, who commentated on the show:

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It's with the saddest of hearts that I tweet the news that our dear friend Tony Gubba has passed away. We were all aware how poorly he was..

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but this is very sudden and is a dreadful to everyone who knew & loved him. A genuinely delightful, kind, dedicated & talented man....

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All my love and condolences to his family. I'm so glad I had the privilege of working with him & getting to know him

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Julie Etchingham and Phillip Schofield to host ITV's Diamond Jubilee coverage

Phillip Schofield and Julie Etchingham
Phillip Schofield and Julie Etchingham Credit: ITV News

ITV has announced plans to broadcast continuous, comprehensive live coverage of Queen Elizabeth’s Diamond Jubilee celebrations on Tuesday 5th June.

ITV News at Ten’s Julie Etchingham and ITV’s Phillip Schofield will reunite, following the Royal Wedding programme last year, to host ITV’s coverage of the Queen’s Diamond Jubilee procession, live from a specially constructed studio at Buckingham Palace.

ITV1 presenters and reporters including Alastair Stewart, Mary Nightingale, Mark Austin, Nina Hossain and Natasha Kaplinsky will report live from key procession points on the way from Buckingham Palace, along The Mall to the service at St Paul’s. James Mates will lead the commentary of events.

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