Sunday Times restaurant critic AA Gill has paid tribute to his colleague Michael Winner, saying he was "immensely generous."
Gill said: "He had immensely loyal friends, and was very good in company.
"He was a natural as a restaurant critic, not because he knew a lot about food, but he did know about the business of hospitality, sitting around a table, telling stories.
"He was very good at what he did."
More top news
A glitch in how the operating system displays non-Latin text means a specific set of characters can cause the phone to reboot.
Sunshine and showers with longer downpours for tomorrow. However we can expect it to be warming up by this time next week.
A statement from the band confirmed that the 69-year-old was found last night in his hotel room in West Hollywood.