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Chris Tarrant arrives at the Service of Thanksgiving for Sir Terry Wogan. Friends, Family and colleagues gather at Westminster Abbey to celebrate the life of much loved broadcaster Sir Terry Wogan who died January 2016 - Tuesday 27th September 2016

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Chris Tarrant - The Sun Military Awards 2016 (Millies) held at the Guildhall - Arrivals at Guildhall, - London, United Kingdom - Friday 22nd January 2016

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Life-Lines Have Gone For 'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire'


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Once a show to have the family nestled around the TV shouting A, B, C or D, 'Who Wants To Be A Millionaire' has had the lights dimmed for a final time. The show that has ran for over a decade will have the plug pulled tonight. 

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Chris Tarrant "Won't be hugely sad" about the show's ending

The show has slowly become less of an anticipated watch over the years, yet ran a lot longer than expected. The Telegraph interviewed the original host Chris Tarrant OBE on why he believes the show has come to the final stop. Tarrant believed it was due to the economic climate of Britain: 'As a nation we've stopped gambling. People were saying, 'I've got 10 grand, I'm not going to risk that'. I only gave away £80,000 in three nights.'

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Chris Tarrant and Jane Bird - Arqiva Commercial Radio Awards held at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge - Outside Arrivals - London, United Kingdom - Wednesday 3rd July 2013

Chris Tarrant and Jane Bird

Chris Tarrant - Monday 8th November 2010 at Grosvenor House Pride of Britain Awards 2010 held at the Grosvenor House - Arrivals. London, England

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Chris Tarrant - Chris Tarrant and Guest London, England - Caudwell Children Present The Legends Ball at the Battersea Evolution - Arrivals Thursday 8th May 2008

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