Details as being reported by the Daily Mirror.
For me, he was the foremost political interviewer on television ever. Only NBC's Tim Russert ever came close. On radio, there had been Brian Redhead of Radio 4's Today Programme, who was also a passed master of the craft. They will always be the standard bearers, and if today's political interviewers can ever match 1/10th of what any of those 3 could do, they'll do well
One of my earliest inspirations to become a broadcaster. Rest in peace, and power, Brian Walden.