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RIP John Noakes 1934 -2017

PostPosted: Mon May 29, 2017 12:52 pm
by Ilovesteptoe
It's just been announced that the great children's TV presenter John Noakes has died aged 83yrs after a long and courageous battle with alzheimer's disease.

Famous throughout the 1960s and 70s on our TV screens, he made his first appeared on "Blue Peter" from 1965-78, in spin-off "Go With Noakes" from 1976-1980 along with faithful friend and TV companion, Shep (Born 1971- Died 1987). RIP John. Thanks for the childhood happy memories. :|

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Re: RIP John Noakes 1934 -2017

PostPosted: Tue May 30, 2017 6:19 am
by Uncle Nobby
More sad news, under an overcast sky.

RIP John Noakes!

A wonderfull man, thank you for your work!

Get down Shep!

Re: RIP John Noakes 1934 -2017

PostPosted: Wed May 31, 2017 10:21 pm
by Ilovesteptoe
Uncle Nobby wrote:More sad news, under an overcast sky.

RIP John Noakes!

A wonderfull man, thank you for your work!

Get down Shep!


Nice words Uncle Nobby. I loved watching Blue Peter with John presenting as a kid. A sad loss. He has left a legacy. Our happy childhood memories.