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    Brian Hanrahan (1949-2010)

    G Pollen

    by G Pollen

    Brian Hanrahan (22nd March 1949 - 20th December 2010), was the Diplomatic Editor for BBC News and a well known correspondent. He also presented The World at One on BBC Radio Four and appeared on regular cover shifts on the rolling news channel BBC News 24. He is best remembered for his coverage of the Falklands War of 1982. Originally hospitalised on the day of the United Kingdom general election, 2010, he died after a short battle with cancer aged 61.