Mike Smith in 1982
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Simon Mayo: "Mike Smith would shine and sparkle"

BBC presenter Simon Mayo says he will remember Mike Smith as "the shiny, sparkly head boy who had absolutely everything."

Smith, a former Radio 1 DJ and BBC TV presenter, passed away at the age of 59 from complications after undergoing major heart surgery.

Speaking to BBC Radio 5 live Breakfast, Mayo said he "could do almost anything".

  • 03 Aug 2014
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