Some things come as a very pleasant surprise - Robert Robinson still being alive is one of them. I'd written the combovered curmudgeon off years ago as having headed off to that great gameshow in the sky - but no. I turned on the radio this afternoon and heard the chocolate-voiced old nonsense twittering away on Brain of Britain. Brilliant! He even called each contestant 'Mr'.
Take note, Edmonds, if you want longevity.