Former Bullseye host Jim Bowen dies

Former broadcaster and comedian Jim Bowen, best known for hosting television darts-based game show Bullseye, has died aged 80.

Bowen became a household name when he began presenting Bullseye in 1981. The Sunday evening show ran for 14 years.

He also had a number of TV acting roles, including in Muck and Brass, Jonathan Creek, The Grimleys, and Peter Kay’s Phoenix Nights.