London Stock Exchange Group honours Ian Robertson
Legendary rugby union commentator Ian Robertson retired at the end of 2018, after 46 years with the BBC. The former Scotland fly-half, 73, joined the BBC in 1972 and started his career reading horse racing results. He became the BBC's official rugby union correspondent in 1983 and has covered every Rugby World Cup since its inception in 1987. He also won two gold awards at the Radio Academy Awards, including Speech Broadcaster of the Year, in 2004.