Train-loving Les graduated from a registrar’s office to a fledgling BBC Radio Birmingham and up to Radio Tees, before returning home to his beloved BRMB in Birmingham – where he hosted the breakfast show for decades and became one of the City’s best known broadcasters ever.
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