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BBC wastes no time readying Tony Blair's obituary


By The Drum Team, Editorial

December 27, 2011 | 1 min read

The BBC has reportedly begun filming Tony Blair's obituary - despite the former Prime Minister being very much alive and a mere 58 years old.

The Sun claims BBC bosses have approached Blair's former Cabinet colleagues to contribute to the programme - a move the tabloid describes as "ghoulish".

The BBC said it does not comment on obituaries.


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