The idiot with the broom was Dave Lee Travis. As for the show itself it really was a damp squib of a final show. As you said there was too much of the Spice Girls era onwards and not enough of the earlier bands and singers. And like someone in another thread said, what is their obsession with playing that old Jackson 5 song Rocking Robin? Its never off TOTP2!
"Normally i can't dance to save my life.
But as soon as I step in dog shit, I can moonwalk better than Michael Jackson."