North West Tonight weatherman takes multi-tasking to new level - and goes viral

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BBC North West Tonight weatherman Owain Wyn Evans has taken home multi-tasking to a new level by reading the weather and then playing the BBC News theme tune on drums.

Evans posted a spoof video on his Twitter account today and it quickly went viral, with comments coming in from around the world. He tweeted: “When they said try working from home I didn’t realise they’d expect me to do the music too.”

Evans took over from the late Dianne Oxberry as permanent weather presenter on BBC North West Tonight last September. 

You can watch his video below.

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