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Re: The departed

Postby rigger » 19 Jan 2019, 13:25

Sniffer wrote:To truncate one of his own catchphrases "Oh dear. How sad".


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Re: The departed

Postby SCOTTISH LEEDS » 25 Jan 2019, 08:32

Hugh McIlvanney dies aged 84, he was one of the most respected sports journalists of his time:-

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland- ... t-46998608

Use to read his Sunday Times column ever week as my dad always bought it for decades and his column was always a good read.

RIP Hugh.
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Re: The departed

Postby rigger » 25 Jan 2019, 09:35

He was a fantastic football journalist - brilliant reading every time :(
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Re: The departed

Postby SCOTTISH LEEDS » 25 Jan 2019, 16:42

SCOTTISH LEEDS wrote:Hugh McIlvanney dies aged 84, he was one of the most respected sports journalists of his time:-

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/uk-scotland- ... t-46998608

Use to read his Sunday Times column ever week as my dad always bought it for decades and his column was always a good read.

RIP Hugh.


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Re: The departed

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Re: The departed

Postby Davycc » 08 Feb 2019, 21:11

A fantastic actor RIP Alex
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Re: The departed

Postby SCOTTISH LEEDS » 21 Feb 2019, 19:59

Peter Tork of the Monkees dies aged 77:-

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-47319788
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Re: The departed

Postby SCOTTISH LEEDS » 26 Feb 2019, 11:58

Mark Hollis of Talk Talk dies aged 64:-

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-47370626
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Re: The departed

Postby Sniffer » 28 Feb 2019, 17:47

Andrew Preview, star of Morecambe and Wise, has passed on (the baton).

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-17342940
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Re: The departed

Postby johnh » 28 Feb 2019, 19:14

Sniffer wrote:Andrew Preview, star of Morecambe and Wise, has passed on (the baton).

https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-17342940


Brilliant pianist and musician. RIP.
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