The 62 year old was best known for Supermarket Sweep

British TV presenter Dale Winton has died at the age of 62.

His agent says the Supermarket Sweep star passed away at his home earlier today.

He was also famous for fronting shows like the UK National Lottery game show In It To Win It and Celebrity Fit Club.

In a statement Dale's agent said: "It is with great sadness that we can confirm the passing of Dale Winton who died at home earlier today. While we know many will share this terrible loss, we ask that you respect the family's privacy at this time of grief."

Friends and colleagues of the celebrity were quick to express their sadness at the news.