He inspired a new generation of Irish people like me to follow my dreams, emigrate to Britain and forge my way into broadcasting
'He chunted down several bucket-fulls in about five minutes so he comes across to me and he’s as drunk as a skunk', says Sir Terry
Many of his regular listeners and viewers did indeed feel that they knew and liked him
'I can't think of a better life than I'm having here'
The Irish broadcasting legend passed away on Sunday shortly after being diagnosed with cancer
'I am not going to pretend that this is not a sad day - you can probably hear it in my voice'
'Terry Truly was a national treasure'
Sir Terry Wogan's scathing commentary was usually the best part of the Eurovision Song Contest for many viewers
Sir Terry has presented the charity programme since its launch in 1980
It has a slight Vicar of Dibley feel to it too, but it is much more intriguing and edgy than any of its gentle comedy predecessors
So far there are UK events planned in Brighton, Leeds, London, Nottingham, Sheffield and Totnes and all have Facebook pages giving details
Conspiracy theorist says new station will 'give people who are currently voiceless in the mainstream media their say'
Clare Balding is to join BBC Radio 2, replacing regular Sunday morning host Aled Jones who is leaving his show.
UK's veteran crooner comes second-to-last (way behind Jedward)
Britain has Blue. Ireland has Jedward. Are the long years of Eastern bloc domination over?
Inventing new panel games, like changing the welfare system or redesigning the wrap dress, is so much harder than it looks. It's all very well whingeing that Quote... Unquote is tired or Round Britain Quiz too anoraky, but thinking of a variant is like dreaming up alternative sources of energy. You imagine there will be millions of possibilities. You end up with biofuel.