Sir Alastair Burnet
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Newsreader Sir Alastair Burnet dies at 84

Veteran newsreader Sir Alastair Burnet, best known for fronting ITV's News At Ten, has died aged 84.

Before switching to television full-time, Sir Alastair had a career in print journalism, editing publications such as The Economist and The Daily Express.

Rebecca Jones looks back on his life.

  • 20 Jul 2012