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« Reply #616 on: March 16, 2020, 11:48:18 PM »
Roy Hudd, actor and comic, dies aged 83

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-51906543
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« Reply #617 on: March 17, 2020, 06:49:38 PM »
Roy Hudd, actor and comic, dies aged 83

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-51906543

Always a nice man to talk to about either Music Halls or Crystal Palace.
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« Reply #618 on: March 17, 2020, 08:09:13 PM »
Roy Hudd, actor and comic, dies aged 83

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-51906543

Always a nice man to talk to about either Music Halls or Crystal Palace.
Did a very good turn as Bud Flanagan in the BBC comedy drama about the beginning of Dad's Army too.

Gentle humour from a gentleman.
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« Reply #619 on: March 18, 2020, 12:05:18 AM »
Well said both!
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« Reply #620 on: March 27, 2020, 09:29:18 PM »
Jamaican reggae vocalist Bob Andy dies aged 75 - best known for "Young, Gifted and Black":

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2020/mar/27/jamaican-reggae-vocalist-bob-andy-dies-aged-75-young-gifted-black
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« Reply #621 on: March 28, 2020, 03:14:13 AM »
Another reggae legend departs. Check out Bob Andy's 'too experienced'. Wonderful. :'(

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« Reply #622 on: March 30, 2020, 12:11:00 PM »
Alan Merrill: I Love Rock 'N' Roll songwriter dies of coronavirus, 69

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-52089768

Arrows version: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8AT_Pbtyid0
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« Reply #623 on: April 02, 2020, 06:20:38 PM »
The virus claims Eddie Large.

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« Reply #624 on: April 03, 2020, 12:45:16 PM »
Dr William Frankland, allergy scientist pioneer, dies aged 108

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-52150361

Truly a remarkable man.
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« Reply #625 on: April 06, 2020, 05:06:22 PM »
James Bond actress Honor Blackman dies aged 94

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-52189803

 
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« Reply #626 on: April 07, 2020, 08:41:34 AM »
James Bond actress Honor Blackman dies aged 94

In a weird coincidence, "Goldfinger" is on telly tonight...
Just around the corner and miles away...

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« Reply #627 on: April 12, 2020, 07:12:17 PM »
Tim Brooke-Taylor

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« Reply #628 on: April 17, 2020, 12:07:00 AM »
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« Reply #629 on: April 17, 2020, 11:57:40 AM »
Norman Hunter falls victim to the virus.