OPINION: A real sense of loss over Richard Dunn

’Industry mourns death of TV veteran Dunn’ ran last week’s Campaign headline over a story recording the passing of Richard Dunn, Thames Television’s former chief executive.

’Industry mourns death of TV veteran Dunn’ ran last week’s Campaign

headline over a story recording the passing of Richard Dunn, Thames

Television’s former chief executive.



In a business bedevilled with hype and hypocrisy, the grief felt at

Dunn’s departure is genuine and universal. His decency and gentlemanly

qualities endeared him in an environment where such things are rare. The

dog-eat-dog world of TV will be the poorer for his absence.



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