The Eric Morecambe Sculpure is finally returned to its rightful place on Morecambe's Promanade after it was vandalised earlier this year.
The Bay Team set up a temporary studio in Eric's Cafe to broadcast Cooky's show during the preceedings.
Eric had now been completely restored at the foundry in London where he was originally cast. Cooky interviewed the sculpture's designer Graham Ibbeson who also supervised the restoration.
Eric's wife Joan, son and daughter Gary and Gail were also present to officially declare "Eric was back home"
Ford Bridge both ways closed due to emergency repairs at Bridge Street.