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Today: Tributes to Charles Kennedy

June 2nd, 2015

Episode 395 of 1744 episodes

Former Liberal Democrat Party leader Charles Kennedy has died at his home in Fort William aged 55. His family said they were devastated to lose a "fine man and loving father". No cause of death has been given but police said it was not suspicious. Mr Kennedy, who led his party from 1999 to 2006, lost his seat last month. We hear tributes from Lord Paddy Ashdown, Sir Malcolm Bruce, Ian Blackford, biographer Greg Hurst, the Guardian's Michael White, and the BBC's Nick Robinson.

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