Sam McAughtry
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Sam McAughtry: Belfast writer and broadcaster dies

The writer and broadcaster Sam McAughtry has died after a long illness.

McAughtry, from the loyalist Tiger's Bay area in north Belfast was known for his wry wit and his skills as a raconteur.

In a clip from BBC Radio Ulster, he talks about his first live radio interview and how Gloria Hunniford encouraged him to take up broadcasting.

  • 28 Mar 2014