Radio listener Hillary meets favourite presenter Jeremy Vine

PUBLISHED: 12:23 26 July 2017

BBC Radio 2 and television presenter Jeremy Vine poses for a selfie with Sundial Nursing Home resident Hillary Wright who is a fan of the broadcaster.

BBC Radio 2 and television presenter Jeremy Vine poses for a selfie with Sundial Nursing Home resident Hillary Wright who is a fan of the broadcaster.

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The television and radio broadcaster posed for a selfie with the 92-year-old from Tipton St John.

A radio listener from Tipton St John had her dreams come true after meeting her favourite presenter.

Hillary Wright met Jeremy Vine when he opened the Tipton St John Playing Field’s 50th anniversary fayre.

The television presenter posed for a selfie with the 92-year-old.

Hillary said: “it was an absolute delight to meet Jeremy, he’s been a favourite of mine for such a long time and it was lovely to speak to him. We’re all hoping he can come and visit our home to see why we all love it there so much.”

The avid listener is a resident at the former Angela Court nursing home which has recently changed names to Sundial Nursing Home.

Manager Lorraine Morroy said the presenter had made Hillary’s year.

She added: “She loved it, it was a dream to meet him. She talks about him all the time and she has always wanted to meet him.

“He took the time to come and meet Hillary and it meant so much to her. It made her year.

The home hopes the presenter will return to the village to officially open its new first floor.


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