The veteran newsreader Sir Alastair Burnet, best known for presenting News at Ten for 21 years, has died aged 84.
Alastair Stewart looks back at his life.
Colleagues of Sir Alastair Burnet spoke today of the standards, values and qualities he instilled in television news at his memorial.
Current News at Ten anchor Mark Austin: Alastair Burnet 'set the bar high and we merely looked up'
Professionally, I owe Alastair everything. He was my friend and mentor - he was everything I ever aspired to be.