WINDSOR, UNITED KINGDOM - JULY 27: BBC newsreaders Michael Buerk and Moira Stewart at the Cartier Tent during the Cartier International Polo held at Guards Polo Club on July 27, 2008 in Windsor, England. (Photo by Jon Furniss/WireImage)
File photo dated 07/02/17 of veteran broadcaster Michael Buerk has said that obese people should be given the choice to indulge if they wish, and that they are "weak, not ill".
Michael Buerk on stage during the 2015 National Television Awards at the O2 Arena, London.
Michael Buerk and wife Christine arriving for the 2015 National Television Awards at the O2 Arena, London.
Michael Buerk arriving for the 2015 National Television Awards at the O2 Arena, London.
Michael Buerk and wife Christine at the Morgan Stanley Great Britons Awards 2007 at the Guildhall, London.
Fiona Bruce pose in the awards room with the Newscaster/Reporter award and Michael Buerk at the TRIC Awards held at the Grosvenor Hotel in London.
Handout photo from Scope of the Prime Minister's wife, Cherie Booth, with television presenter Michael Buerk at Scope's Time To Get Equal dinner last night, at the Renaissance London Chancery Court Hotel.
Michael Buerk and Lady Fiona Fowler at the book launch of Oliver Poole's "Black Knights" in central London.
LONDON, ENGLAND - JUNE 11: Michael Buerk and Christine Burek attend the Reinvented and Reimagined Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park, London relaunch party on June 11, 2019 in London, England. (Photo by David M. Benett/Dave Benett/Getty Images for Mandarin Oriental Hyde Park)
Pamela Anderson and Michael Buerk. Michael Buerk presents a programme about public figures who take religious beliefs to work. . (Photo by Jeff Overs/BBC News & Current Affairs via Getty Images)