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Michael Mosley: Jamie Oliver, Peter Andre, Kaye Adams and Ruth Langsford lead heartfelt tributes to 'wonderful' doctor - after body is found in search

Greek police today confirmed they had found the Mail columnist's body following a treacherous five-day search in the searing heat.

Police first filed a missing person report for Dr Mosley at 10.30am on Thursday and by midday each of the emergency services in Greece had joined the search on the tiny island of Symi. Police believed Dr Mosley was likely hiking towards the town of Symi, due west of Pedi, but took a wrong turn and ended up on a 'dangerous' mountain path heading north. Dr Mosley is perhaps best known for promoting the 5:2 theory — the radical idea that, by fasting on two days a week, it was possible to eat normally on the other five (and even indulge in sugary, fatty treats) and lose weight in dramatic style.

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