“I thought he was a great guy and he was very inspiring, too. I thought he was maybe the smartest person I’d met in 10 years, and I told him things that I haven’t told anybody in my whole life. And he was really a good dancer. ” She says she wasn’t aware of the huge tabloid interest in him when they met. “What I’d like to do is shake hands with that guy and square off and apologise.”

The recovering Courtney Love, speaking fondly of Radio Norwich’s overnight man, in Friday’s Guardian.