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  1. Duchy to welcome the Queen to cityRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Morecambe Visitor

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. In July 1999 the monarch - who celebrated her 89th birthday last week - visited Lancaster Priory before heading over to Morecambe to unveil the Eric Morecambe statue.

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  2. Queen's city visit would be first for 16 yearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Lancaster Guardian

    ... her 89th birthday this week - visited Lancaster Priory before heading over to Morecambe to unveil the Eric Morecambe statue. Buckingam Palace confirmed this week that The Queen - who also holds the title of Duke of Lancaster - is expected to visit ...

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  3. Noel Fielding: Big BooshRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | The New Zealand Herald

    It might be years since the end of The Mighty Boosh, but the local following that Noel Fielding earned from the surreal show will be welcoming him to this year's comedy festival. The Brit funnyman tells Chris Schulz he wants fans to dress weirdly for the occasion.

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  4. Morecambe Gets Wise: Shining new version of Morecambe and Wise songRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Morecambe Visitor

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Photo: David Hurst: Singer Ashleigh Wood with her new single Bring Me Sunshine which she sung at the Eric Morecambe Tribute Dinner held at The Globe Arena

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  5. PREVIEW: Funnyman Stan to look back on career in one-man show at Floral PavilionRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 22 | Wirral Globe

    ... are so many. "I was in awe of Morecambe & Wise and Norman Wisdom turned out to become a good friend of mine. Eric Morecambe was a real gentleman, he loved comedy. "I was runner-up on Opportunity Knocks to Bernie Flint and now he's doing warm-ups on ...

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  6. VIDEO: Morecambe and Wise tribute act bring sunshine to football clubRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Morecambe Visitor

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Sorry, we're having problems with our video player at the moment, but are working to fix it as soon as we can

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  7. First look at Daniel Rigby and Sarah Alexander sitcom UndercoverRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Radio Times

    ... isn't a rom-com or not a conventional one. Played by Daniel Rigby best known for his Bafta-winning role as Eric Morecambe in Eric and Ernie Chris is a lonely policeman who finally finds a family of his own: the Sarkissians are Armenian gangsters who ...

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  8. Urbani gets Wise to the wit of funnyman Eric MorecambeRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Apr 21 | Iol.co.za

    ... his latest season which opens at Pieter Toerien's Studio on April 29 featuring the life of Brit funnyman, Eric Morecambe. Morecambe is described as a fast-moving, funny and affectionate celebration of Britain's funniest man, one half of the ...

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  9. Eric Morecambe's son opens new salon in LutonRead the original story

    Monday Apr 20 | Luton Today

    ... Caminade, one of Trefoil House's Activity Team said "The name change relates more to the Luton roots of Eric Morecambe who played a big part in Luton. "The new look will be totally re-decorated to a high standard and a more comfortable feel for both ...

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  10. Discipline at Newcastle United has hit rock-bottom, with things going from bad to worseRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 18 | Chronicle Live

    ... not the bums on seats. At least I got away from the doom and gloom on Thursday to attend a tribute night for Eric Morecambe. It was being held in Morecambe, his home town, and a football trophy in his memory is now played for between Morecambe and ...

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  11. Morecambe Gets Wise: Morecambe and Wise pair bring house down at Eric tribute nightRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Morecambe Visitor

    Congratulations, you're now registered! Let us know what news and updates you want to hear about and we'll send them straight to your inbox. Photo: David Hurst. Ian Ashpitel as Ernie and Jonty Stephens as Eric at the Eric Morecambe Tribute Dinner held at The Globe Arena

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  12. ELECTION 2015: Eddie Izzard joins Labour party campaign trailRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Morecambe Visitor

    ... He also gave a rousing speech on the plinth in Market Square, Lancaster, before heading to Morecambe and the Eric Morecambe statue to meet more supporters. Eddie was swamped by fans during the visit, and spent time chatting to dozens of voters as ...

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  13. REVIEW: Players' Easter panto sparklesRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 17 | Milford Mercury

    THE classic story of Dick Whittington was brought to life with plenty of fresh ideas by St Katharine Stratford Players on April 10. The Easter panto, penned by Dave Barrat, was a triumph for all involved, and very deserving of the standing ovation it earned. Who cares if the streets of London aren't really paved with gold ....there was enough sparkle here to light up even the darkest times.

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  14. Interview: The Hotel's Mark Jenkins makes his Glasgow debut in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 16 | Evening Times

    Mark Jenkins first rose to fame in the Channel 4 fly-on-the-wall docu-series The Hotel in 2011 as the eccentric owner of The Grosvenor hotel in Torquay - before being forced to sell it and becoming an entertainment manager at rival hotel The Cavendish two years later. The hapless hotelier and self-styled showman has a penchant for the kind of old-fashioned, charmingly tacky entertainment that had its heyday on British seaside holiday camps during the 1970s.

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  15. Injured veteran completes 140-mile cycle rideRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 15 | Cravenherald.co.uk

    ... last week's Coast2Coast cycle fundraiser. The team started the challenge on Bank Holiday Monday from the Eric Morecambe statue in Morecambe Bay, with Mayor of Lancaster, Councillor Susie Charles, seeing them off. She said: "It's absolutely inspiring ...

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  16. Charity cyclists complete 140-mile rideRead the original story

    Tuesday Apr 14 | Lytham Today

    ... days, raising almost 7,000 in the process. The team started the challenge on Bank Holiday Monday from the Eric Morecambe statue in Morecambe Bay, with Mayor of Lancaster Coun Susie Charles seeing them off. The route saw the riders pass through ...

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  17. Review: Under the Dark Moon at Bristol Old VicRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 11 | This Is Bristol

    IT'S hard to know who it was weirder for seeing the Invisible Circus performing on the stage at Bristol Old Vic, the audience or the cast. The director's programme notes put it beautifully: "Eight years ago we were occupying disused car showrooms, so it's something of a shock to be invited into the Old Vic."

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  18. Jeff Astle and West Bromwich Albion team-mates celebrate winning the League Cup in 1966Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 9 | IcBurton

    Albion's 1968 FA Cup winning skipper Graham Williams says money could not buy Jeff Astle in today's game. The club's legendary goalscorer will be celebrated on Astle Day against Leicester on Saturday which will see the launch of the Jeff Astle Foundation.

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  19. Hunt for murderer of schoolgirl and Bunnygirl stepped up as police renew appeal 40 years onRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Apr 4 | Mirror.co.uk

    ... with the stars of stage and screen. A photograph taken at the time shows her posing with comedy legend Eric Morecambe - then one of Britain's A biggest names in showbiz. Carry On star Sid James and his A entourage also visited the club and were ...

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  20. Royal Mail unveils Morecambe and Wise stampsRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 4 | Lancashire Evening Post

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