Tony Benn was a giant of socialism who encouraged me to join Labour 1977: wonderful inspirational speaker and person: will be deeply missed
The older he got the more radical Tony Benn became, more socialist preacher less politician: a remarkable, inspiring person to so many
Very sorry to hear of the passing of Tony Benn. An original thinker, entertaining diarist and true gentleman. RiP
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Staying rather cloudy for much of the day in the south, perhaps with a little rain at first.
Mostly dry with clear spells developing tonight in the north, which will allow some mist and fog patches to form.
It's usually something reserved for the coast, but today the Pro Surf Challenge added a stop at Snowdonia to its tour.