Paul Merton congratulates Nicholas Parsons on winning the 2019 Harvey Lee Award

Radio and TV presenter, Nicholas Parsons CBE, who has entertained audiences for more than 70 years, was honoured at the 45th annual Broadcasting Press Guild Awards, sponsored by Virgin Media. The actor and gameshow host has presented Radio 4’s Just A Minute for over 50 years and hosted ITV’s Sale of the Century for 12 years.

His friend and colleague Paul Merton pays tribute.