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Bill Turnbull Obituary, Funeral Service, Burial, Cause of Death

Bill Turnbull was a British journalist and presenter, who in later life worked as a presenter for the radio station Classic FM, after many years as a presenter with the BBC.



Bill Turnbull
Bill Turnbull

From 2001 to 2016, he was the primary male host of BBC Breakfast. He also hosted the religious program Songs of Praise and the quiz show Think Tank.


Turnbull was born to an English father with Scottish ancestry and an English mother on January 25, 1956, in Guildford, Surrey.



He attended Eton College and then went on to edit the student newspaper at the University of Edinburgh. In 1978, he earned his degree from Cardiff University.

Bill Turnbull Obituary

Bill Turnbull died after suffering pancreatic cancer after battling for many years. He died peacefully in his house in Suffolk on August 31st, 2022.

Bill Turnbull Funeral Service

The funeral service of Bill Turnbull is yet to be announced by his family.

Bill Turnbull Burial

As of now, the burial details of Bill Turnbull is not announced yet.

Bill Turnbull Cause of Death

It has been reported that Turnbull was diagnosed with prostate cancer in the year 2017.



According to statements made by his family, he was provided with “excellent medical treatment” by the Royal Marsden and Ipswich Hospitals, as well as by St. Elizabeth Hospice and his primary care physician.

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