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Jonathan Ross announces he is to quit the BBC

Jonathan Ross

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Jonathan Ross has announced he is to leave the BBC following months of controversy about his pay and programmes.

The broadcaster is leaving after 13 years at the Corporation.

Ross has been one of the biggest stars at the BBC, with his Friday night chat show, his Radio 2 show and his film review programme.

David Sillito reports.

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