Missing trophies: He was estimated to have accumulated a whopping 36 Logie Awards throughout his stellar TV career, but according to Bert Newton's widow Patti, only 17 are accounted for

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The thriller surrounding Bert Newton’s lacking Logies – as his widow Patti reveals she was solely capable of finding 17 of his estimated 36 awards of their house

He was estimated to have gained 36 Logie Awards all through his stellar TV profession, however in accordance with Bert Newton’s widow Patti, solely 17 are accounted for. 

The Morning Present addressed the thriller surrounding Bert’s lacking Logies throughout their protection of the TV icon’s state funeral in Melbourne on Friday.

‘She reckons he has 36 Logies, however you possibly can solely discover 17 round the home,’ stated co-hosts Larry Emdur and Kylie Gilles. 

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Missing trophies: He was estimated to have accumulated a whopping 36 Logie Awards throughout his stellar TV career, but according to Bert Newton's widow Patti, only 17 are accounted for

Lacking trophies: He was estimated to have gathered a whopping 36 Logie Awards all through his stellar TV profession, however in accordance with Bert Newton’s widow Patti, solely 17 are accounted for

‘She reckons he has given them away to household and associates in a lovely gesture…’ 

They added: ‘There are lots of people round Melbourne with these issues on the mantelpiece due to Bert Newton.’

Bert died on October 30 on the age of 83 after a number of years of declining well being.

Disappearing act: The Morning Show addressed the mystery surrounding Bert's missing Logies during their coverage ahead of the late star's state funeral in Melbourne on Friday

Disappearing act: The Morning Present addressed the thriller surrounding Bert’s lacking Logies throughout their protection forward of the late star’s state funeral in Melbourne on Friday

Within the days following the legendary entertainer’s loss of life, his pal, leisure reporter Peter Ford, revealed Bert had confided in him that he’d given away a few of his Logies.

Ford stated that Bert made him promise he would not report on it till after he died, and added: ‘I’ve in all probability damaged some type of Logie legislation, they will come after me.’

It was revealed that Bert had gifted one in every of his Gold Logies to a dying AIDS affected person in Melbourne again in 1990.

'She reckons he has 36 Logies, but you can only find 17 around the house,' they said of Patti Newton not being able to locate all of his awards

‘She reckons he has 36 Logies, however you possibly can solely discover 17 round the home,’ they stated of Patti Newton not having the ability to find all of his awards

Talking to Melbourne radio station 3AW earlier this month, Ford stated that Bert had even visited the affected person on the Fairfield Infectious Illnesses Hospital – a spot few others needed to go.  

‘I went out to the hospital and there was a form of buzz within the air. As quickly as I walked in, I may inform it was a special temper and place to what it usually was,’ Ford recounted of Bert’s go to. 

Ford added that Bert had gone across the wards visiting the sufferers and left behind one in every of his 4 Gold Logies.

'She reckons he has given them away to family and friends in a beautiful gesture... There are a lot of people around Melbourne with those things on the mantelpiece thanks to Bert Newton,' they said

‘She reckons he has given them away to household and associates in a lovely gesture… There are lots of people round Melbourne with these issues on the mantelpiece due to Bert Newton,’ they stated

Eddie McGuire additionally spoke about Bert freely giving his Logies, recounting Ford’s story whereas supply a eulogy at Bert’s funeral. 

‘Peter informed the story, sworn to secrecy till Bert stated he’d carked it, of Bert listening to of a person dying of HIV AIDS at a time when victims had been stigmatised and remoted,’ the 57-year-old media persona stated. 

‘Not solely did Bert go to and spend hours with each particular person within the ward, however gave the person one in every of his beloved Gold Logies. 

Looking back: Eddie McGuire also spoke about Bert giving away his Logies, recounting Ford's story while delivery a eulogy at Bert's funeral

Wanting again: Eddie McGuire additionally spoke about Bert freely giving his Logies, recounting Ford’s story whereas supply a eulogy at Bert’s funeral

‘A tremendous gesture, one which lifted the morale of all within the depths of their despair, the one reward being that Bert gave these on their worst day one thing to recollect as their finest.’

He added that ‘Patti had by no means heard the story till final week’, however it went ‘a way’ to explaining the lacking Logies. 

‘It did, nevertheless, go some strategy to resolve a household thriller. Bert had gained some 36 Logies over his profession, however the household may solely discover 17. Out of the blue all of it made sense,’ stated Eddie. 

'Bert had won some 36 Logies over his career, but the family could only find 17. Suddenly it all made sense,' said Eddie

‘Bert had gained some 36 Logies over his profession, however the household may solely discover 17. Out of the blue all of it made sense,’ stated Eddie