Friday Jul 25
Tributes as 'bombshell' Dora dies
File photo dated 09/02/01 of Dora Bryan, who has died at the age of 91. Bryan was known for roles in TV's Last Of The Summer Wine and classic British movies like A Taste Of Honey.
ALMO to honour 'A Taste of Honey' writer Shelagh Delaney
Salix Homes, which manages 8,500 homes on behalf of Salford City Council, will install the commemorative sign at 77 Duchy Road - the home in which renowned playwright Shelagh Delaney lived until she was 22. Shelagh was born in Salford in November 1938 and went on to become one of the first working class, female playwrights.
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Dora Bryan dead: Last of the Summer Wine and Absolutely Fabulous actress dies aged 91
The Last of the Summer Wine and Absolutely Fabulous actress Dora Bryan has passed away with her sons Daniel and William Lawton by her bedside, according to The Brighton Argus newspaper.
Dora Bryan, character actress, dies
Dora Bryan, the veteran British actress whose long career encompassed theatre, film, radio and television, has died in Hove, near Brighton, at the age of 91. Born in Lancashire, she made her stage debut at 12 before working with Ensa, the armed forces' entertainment body, during World War II.
Salix Homes launches search for community heroes
Salix Homes, which manages 8,500 properties across Central Salford, is appealing for nominations for its seventh annual Salix Stars Awards which recognise the unsung champions living in our communities.