TV Presenter struck by plane

37 years ago, former ITV Presenter Richard Wyatt was struck by the wing of a plane as he recorded a report at Weston Airfield in Somerset. He survived. The airfield hasn't; it's now being redeveloped into new housing.

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Anniversary of ex-ITV presenter being struck by plane

Today marks the anniversary since former ITV presenter Richard Wyatt was hit by a plane while filming at Weston airfield in 1976.

He was lucky to survive. The airfield is part of major development plans for 1200 homes and shops at former RAF Locking.

We'll be speaking with Richard on the programme on Tuesday night about the incident which has attracted thousands of hits on You Tube.

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