Iconic Gavin Ford found dead in his home in Lebanon


The body of British radio host Gavin Ford was discovered on Tuesday in his home in the town of Beit Meri, Lebanon.

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The cause of death is still vague, and the local police launched an investigation.

“Gavin Ford in the morning” was a very successful breakfast show on Lebanese station Radio One since 1996.


Gavin Ford studied at the National Broadcasting School in London before travelling to Lebanon where he started his breakfast show that was said to be most popular.

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Ford’s fans are mourning his loss, expressing their sorrow in tributes posted to social media.

He is described by many as a “charismatic voice”, “bright start”, and simply a “positive vibe in the morning”.


Ford’s body was discovered after his colleagues alerted the authorities that they were unable to contact him when he failed to show up for the show on Tuesday morning.

Our deepest condolences go to the family of the victim, his colleagues at Radio One, and his loved ones. May his soul rest in peace and may justice be served.


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