Tributes as comedian Jeremy Hardy dies of cancer aged 57

Ben Gelblum - 1 February 2019

Award winning comedian and News Quiz favourite Jeremy Hardy has died after battling cancer his publicist has announced.

Tributes from the greats of broadcasting, comedy and social activisim have poured in this morning (see below).

The Labour leader Jeremy Corbyn said: “Jeremy Hardy was a dear, lifelong friend. He always gave his all for everyone else and the campaigns for social justice. You made us all smile. You made us all think. Rest in peace, Jeremy.”... See more