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Tragic Loss: Dave Myers of The Hairy Bikers Passes Away at 66

The culinary world mourns the loss of Dave Myers, one-half of the beloved TV cooking duo The Hairy Bikers, who has sadly passed away at the age of 66. Myers, hailing from Barrow-in-Furness, found fame alongside his partner Si King two decades ago, captivating audiences with their adventurous culinary exploits.

The duo, affectionately known as The Hairy Bikers, embarked on thrilling journeys across the UK and around the globe on their trusty motorbikes, exploring and indulging in diverse cuisines. Their infectious enthusiasm and genuine camaraderie endeared them to fans worldwide.

King shared the heartbreaking news on social media, revealing that Myers had been battling cancer for the past two years. In a poignant post, King expressed his deep sorrow at the loss of his close friend and culinary companion, praising Myers’ resilience and the profound bond they shared.

With heartfelt gratitude, King extended appreciation to the countless supporters who had sent messages of encouragement and solidarity during Myers’ illness. He implored for privacy and time to grieve, acknowledging the immense pain felt by Myers’ family, friends, and The Hairy Bikers team.

Myers’ passion for cooking and adventure remained undiminished despite his health challenges. The duo’s latest series, “The Hairy Bikers Go West,” recently premiered, showcasing Myers’ unwavering spirit as he embarked on a journey down the UK’s west coast. His resilience and determination served as an inspiration to many.

Throughout their illustrious career, Myers and King endeared themselves to audiences with their warmth, humor, and culinary expertise. From “The Hairy Bikers’ Cookbook” to “Strictly Come Dancing,” Myers’ contributions to the world of entertainment and gastronomy will be fondly remembered.

As tributes pour in from fans and colleagues alike, Myers’ legacy as a culinary icon and cherished friend endures, leaving an indelible mark on the hearts of all who knew him.

Rest in peace, Dave Myers. You will be dearly missed.

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