Tributes have flooded in for the late star on social media following his death.
Carol Vorderman wrote on Twitter: “Remembering Lionel Blair. I met Lionel many times and he was ALWAYS kind and smiling, a family man, energetic, a grafter, just lovely to be around.”
“My thoughts are with his family who he adored and was so proud of.”
Piers Morgan added: “RIP Lionel Blair, 92.
“A wonderful all-round entertainer & lovely man. Sad news.”