BBC TV and radio host Dianne Oxberry was sadly announced to have died on Thursday, aged 51, after a short illness.
Since the news of her passing, fans and friends have been flocking to remember the North West Tonight weather presenter, and sharing fond memories from her impressive career.
One standout moment includes when legendary comedian Peter Kay gate-crashed the mum-of-two’s live weather forecast to profess his love for her.
In a hilarious clip which has now resurfaced, Peter Kay could be seen crawling on the floor while Dianne is reading from her autocue.
While she maintains her professionalism, only letting out a small giggle, the Car Share presenter then begins to chip in on her commentary.
Popping up on his knees, he exclaims: "Hi! It’s roasting Dianne. It’s roasting outside!"
To which a bewildered looking Dianne jokily responds: "Well you just do it then! I’m going to come to one of your concerts and come on stage and just creep in alongside you."
Clearly a huge fan of the late presenter, he then gushes: "God love Dianne Oxberry. God love her. You’ve made it sunshine, for everybody!"
Ms Oxberry became a national figure after starting her career on Radio 1 in London, working alongside Simon Mayo and Steve Wright while serving as the channel’s first dedicated weather presenter.
The Sunderland-born presenter studied meteorology and returned north to Greater Manchester in 1993 with her husband, cameraman Ian Hindle, and worked there for decades until her death.
Tributes to the presenter poured in after her death was announced. It came as a huge shock to many viewers and her fans.
Colleagues said they were heartbroken over the death of the "talented" and "beautiful" presenter, saying it was hard to imagine North West Tonight without her.
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