Former RTÉ Radio 1 presenter Val Joyce has died

Former RTÉ radio presenter Val Joyce has died, the company has reported.

He died on Saturday evening surrounded by many members his family.

Val hosted many shows including Late Date on RTÉ Radio 1, and Airs and Races on a Saturday afternoon.

His funeral is expected to take place at Booterstown in Dublin later this week.

His friends and former colleagues have been paying tribute on social media, some of which you can read below.

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