Just 4 classic clips from It’ll Be Alright on the Night to remember Denis Norden, who has died aged 96

Lots of people are sharing memories of Denis Norden who has died aged 96.

The presenter and comedy writer is best known for hosting ITV’s It’ll Be Alright on the Night but his extraordinary life and career was about so much more than that, beautifully captured in this BBC obituary.

If you only watch 4 clips from the long-running ITV clips show, which he presented for 19 years until he stepped down aged 84 in 2006, then make it these.

1. Angry Colin Baker

2. Dog

3. A familiar face

4. ‘No Asians’

Here is the BBC obituary which is very much worth a read.

And here’s what other people were saying about the late, great man.