Former BBC Radio Head Sir David Hatch Dead At 68
June 13, 2007 at 7:30 AM (PT)
Condolences to family and friends of former BBC RADIO executive and performer Sir DAVID HATCH, who died today (6/13) at 68.
HATCH started and finished his radio career on the air, joining his CAMBRIDGE classmates JOHN CLEESE and "THE GOODIES" (GRAEME GARDEN, TIM BROOKE-TAYLOR, and BILL ODDIE) on the panel of "I'M SORRY, I'LL READ THAT AGAIN" in the 1960s before moving into producing and then management, rising from Head of Light Entertainment (Radio) and Controller of RADIO 2 and RADIO 4 to Managing Director of BBC RADIO. He later hosted RADIO 4 game show "WIRELESS WISE" from 1999 to 2003.