Clive James has leukaemia

TV presenter and critic Clive James has announced he has leukaemia.

The 71-year-old says he has been battling the illness for 15 months.

He's confirmed he's also suffering from lung and kidney problems, and is being treated at Addenbrooke's Hospital in Cambridge.

The Australian hosted a variety of programmes and also worked as a columnist for the Observer.

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