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Sunday, October 5, 2014


Former radio presenter and sports commentator Mike Toms passed away at the age of 80 at his home in the KZN Midlands on October 4, after a long battle with ill health.

He had worked with the SABC through its various stages from the English Service to Radio South Africa to SAfm and was also a sports commentator on Radio Port Natal (now East Coast Radio). He was the originator of the DJ shows at Drive-Ins and eventually owned the rights nationwide.

Mike Toms He was also a co-presenter on the hugely popular radio shows, The Super Duper Shopper Show and The Springbok Radio Christmas Fund.