Hacking up Wimbledon

Hacker T Dog
Hacker T Dog

WIGAN’S most famous dog has hit the headlines at Wimbledon.

Hacker T Dog has joined his favourite woman - Sue Barker - to take part in some of BBC’s coverage of the annual tennis event.

And he was also was reunited with Breakfast’s Carol Kirkwood when he assisted her with the weather forecast live.

And of course he was proud to be from our town, saying: “I’m from Wigan.”

And Carol said: “We could have our show - it would be a fantastic double.”

She later tweeted: “Still laughing! Hacker T. Dog is THE BEST!!xxx

BBC journalists Sally Nugent and Mary Anne Hobbs posted pictures of themselves with the lovable dog.

And other fans have been tweeting - “How to make the BBC great again. Make sure Hacker T. Dog makes appearances in every show. That is all. #wimbledon #cbbc;” “Decided today I love hacker t dog for promoting wigan at Wimbledon. .”I’m from wigan” #wigan #HackerTDog;” and “Northern accent makes it! MT: CBBC’s Hacker T. Dog helped present BBC Breakfast weather at #Wimbledon today.”

Fans can see Hacker T Dog on his own show Hacker Time CBBC at 4pm.