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Fans of children's programmes Rainbow and Doctor Who are sure to be saddened by the news that voice actor Roy Skelton has passed away.

The man who brought Zippy, Bungle and even the Daleks to life died at home in Brighton aged 79 after suffering a stroke and then pneumonia.

His daughter Samantha spoke about to Mr Skelton, who alternated between delighting youngsters as the zip-mouthed puppet Zippy and then terrifying them as Doctor Who's biggest