Purves: Noakes was 'incredibly brave'
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Blue Peter's Purves: Noakes was 'incredibly brave'

Former Blue Peter presenter Peter Purves has said his co-presenter John Noakes "was incredibly brave".

Remembering his friend who has died at the age of 83, Purves told Radio 4's World at One "we were a bit of a double act".

He said: "It's a big chunk of my life that's gone with him."

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