Former TVNZ presenter, Doug Armstrong, dies

Former TVNZ broadcaster and local body mayor Doug Armstrong has died.

The 80’s sports broadcaster and former Mayor passed away yesterday. Source: 1 NEWS

Mr Armstrong was a familiar face in the 1980s when he worked as a sports news presenter.

He was elected mayor of Rodney district in 1992.

The 83 year-old died in Wanganui on Wednesday.