Farewell to a Legend: Bruce Mansfield
Bruce Mansfield has died after a long battle with prostate cancer, aged 71. Bruce was a legend of Melbourne’s entertainment industry after a stunning career spanning five decades across TV and radio.
3AW Operations Manager Stephen Beers made the announcement on the station, sharing that Bruce died peacefully at his home surrounded by family this morning.
Bruce Mansfield was a TV newsreader for many years before he and long-time 3AW co-host Phil Brady went on to dominate Melbourne with Nightline and Remember When in 1991.
3AW will broadcast a special edition of Remember When paying tribute to Bruce Mansfield from 8pm tonight..
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