Home Forums Speakers Corner R I P John Noakes, star of a TV golden age. Forum Rules | Contact Forum Editor | Report a Post R I P John Noakes, star of a TV golden age. Belatucadrus 11:33 29 May 2017 Locked Answered Blue Peters jovial action man has died aged 83 BBC Obituary I know each generation has it's favourites, but I still think the: Noakes, Singleton, Purves lineup was as good as it got. john bunyan 12:17 29 May 2017 Answer In about late '60's or early '70's Blue Peter came to RM Poole and I and 2 others did a water parachute jump from a helicopter with him and then had lunch after with him , Valerie Singlton and the crew. A good guy, RIP Quickbeam 12:19 29 May 2017 Definitely of my generation, and definitely the best presenter of that age. Fruit Bat /\0/\ 15:08 29 May 2017 The best of Blue Peter click here This thread is now locked and can not be replied to.