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« Reply #525 on: October 07, 2018, 01:47:55 PM »
Ray Galton: Steptoe and Son writer dies aged 88

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-45772088

Galton and Simpson wrote so much classic comedy. Much seems very dated now, but ground-breaking in its day.
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« Reply #526 on: October 09, 2018, 02:39:24 AM »

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« Reply #527 on: November 12, 2018, 08:15:00 PM »
RIP Stan Lee.

95, a Superhero age.
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« Reply #528 on: November 24, 2018, 03:38:24 PM »
Director Nicolas Roeg dies aged 90 - Famous for "Performance", "Don't Look Now" and "The Man who fell to Earth", "Walkabout", etc., etc.

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-46329949
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« Reply #529 on: November 26, 2018, 11:23:44 AM »
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« Reply #530 on: December 06, 2018, 11:03:23 PM »
Just heard the sad news about Pete Shelley.....
https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-46476369

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« Reply #531 on: December 06, 2018, 11:04:11 PM »
Pete Shelley just announced in Newcastle by flogging Molly


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« Reply #533 on: December 07, 2018, 09:41:09 AM »
Sad news to hear this morning, indeed. RIP Pete.  :(
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« Reply #534 on: December 30, 2018, 05:36:36 PM »
Honey Lantree obituary: Drummer with 1960s chart-topping group the Honeycombs

https://www.theguardian.com/music/2018/dec/28/honey-lantree-obituary
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« Reply #535 on: January 04, 2019, 02:19:43 PM »
Ray 'Dr. Hook' Sawyer - 28th December
Dean 'Marmalade' Ford - 31st December
Daryl 'Captain & Tennille' Dragon - 2nd January

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« Reply #536 on: February 21, 2019, 08:25:04 PM »
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« Reply #538 on: March 04, 2019, 01:03:16 PM »
The Prodigy's Keith Flint dies aged 49

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-47442312
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« Reply #539 on: March 06, 2019, 11:32:00 PM »
Magenta Devine, 61

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-47473388

"Devine started out as a music publicist, going on to promote her then-boyfriend's band Sigue Sigue Sputnik. "So sad to hear this news," wrote Tony James of Sigue Sigue Sputnik and Generation X. "You were an amazing extraordinary woman.""
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