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  1. Lori Anderson: Pyjama games among night-time nudistsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Scotsman.com

    Before the Sandman came calling, Marilyn Monroe would envelop herself in a nimbus of Chanel No 5. I, too, like to make an effort for the Prince of Dreams, but by slipping into something a little less revealing, namely the thickest, warmest flannel PJs south of Ice Station Zebra.

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  2. First review: David Threlfall as comic Tommy Cooper in lavish TV biopicRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday | IcNetwork

    ... screen forerunners as Michael Sheen's Kenneth Williams, Ken Stott's Tony Hancock or Daniel Rigby's peerless Eric Morecambe? Admirably, as it goes - Threlfall never losing sight of Cooper's inherent likeability even when the man's character flaws - ...

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  3. Bob Golding: "I feel this great sense of elation at the end of every show."Read the original story

    Tuesday Apr 15 | Cambridge Evening News

    As the actor prepares to once again take on one of the British comedy greats, James Rampton asks him: what it is like walking in Eric Morecambe's shoes? Cambridge-born Bob Golding is reprising one of the toughest roles in theatre.

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  4. Fascinating Aida's Charm Offensive, Morecambe and Gwen Dickey...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the best-loved comedian this country has ever produced died suddenly from a heart attack. Thirty years since Eric Morecambe 's death, his popularity has not waned. With numerous tribute programmes, TV re-runs and DVD releases, his work as one half ...

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  5. Tommy Cooper remembered on the 30th anniversary of his death, live on TVRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | IcNetwork

    Slumping to his knees, his trademark fez still atop his head, Tommy Cooper slowly fell back against the curtain of the stage at Her Majesty's in London.

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  6. Remembering Alma Cogan in MorecambeRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Apr 14 | Morecambe Visitor

    Tragically the famous 1950s and 1960s singer was lost to the world in her prime, taken by ovarian cancer on October 26 1966, aged just 34. Almost 50 years since the death of 'the girl with the laugh in her voice', a group of enthusiasts are dedicated to keeping her memory alive.

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  7. Luke Chadwick scores Cambridge United's second goal. Picture: Steve Gillett/LivepixRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Cambridge Evening News

    Luton fans watching the action via a live feed in the Eric Morecambe suite at Kenilworth Road may feel they wasted their fiver last night.

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  8. Dereham widow's husband in special Morecambe and Wise screeningRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Evening News

    A widow said she was "over the moon" that a rarely-seen stage show featuring her husband will be screened on television in its entirety.

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  9. Woking sent tumbling by rampant Cambridge UnitedRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Cambridge Evening News

    Luton fans watching the action via a live feed in the Eric Morecambe suite at Kenilworth Road may feel they wasted their fiver last night.

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  10. Bob Golding as Eric Morecambe, Canterbury's Marlowe TheatreRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | Kent Online

    On the night of May 28, 1984, one of the best-loved comedians this country has ever produced died suddenly from a heart attack.

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  11. Mike's comedy juggernaut hits 10th birthdayRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Burton Mail

    ... him to go back, he won the competition and year ago he was on TV and won a Bafta for his portrayal of Eric Morecambe. "What's also nice is that Sarah Millican did an unpaid slot at the Blessington Carriage and then has come back half a dozen times ...

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  12. Actor Bob Golding talks about becoming Eric MorecambeRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 9 | Guardian-series.co.uk

    SO one night a wife comes home and finds her husband in bed with a dummy. Sounds like the start of a classic Eric Morecambe gag doesn't it? But it's actually the pun-filled position actor Bob Golding found himself in when he was preparing to play the beloved comedian in Morecambe, a whistle-stop tour of the funnyman's life.

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  13. Bob Golding in MorecambeRead the original story

    Saturday Apr 5 | This is Local London

    Sounds like the start of a classic Eric Morecambe gag doesn't it? But it's actually the pun-filled position actor Bob Golding found himself in when he was preparing to play the beloved comedian in Morecambe, a whistle-stop tour of the funnyman's life.

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  14. Clifford 'caring', says ex-loverRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Witney Gazette

    A former lover of Max Clifford has told a court she was "not comfortable" about their relationship during his marriage after she fell in love with the celebrity agent.

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  15. Max Clifford trial: Former lover claims celebrity publicist was...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | The Daily Record

    Rangers boss Ally McCoist tells Celtic midfielder Beram Kayal: Lee McCulloch is no thug and you need to man up CELTIC'S Israeli midfielder has never regained form since being injured by a foul by McCulloch in December 2011, but McCoist has told Kayal that he's lucky he did play in Glasgow derby days gone by.

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  16. Local actor Bob Golding's performance of Eric Morcambe had our...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 3 | Stalbans Review

    ... a real-life, national treasure on stage. In 2010, Bob Golding first stepped into the shoes of the late, great Eric Morecambe and was justifiably rewarded with an Olivier award for his performance. This year he is reprising the role in a tour that ...

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  17. Fascinating Aida's Charm Offensive, Morecambe and Gwen Dickey...Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | BroadwayWorld.com

    ... the best-loved comedian this country has ever produced died suddenly from a heart attack. Thirty years since Eric Morecambe 's death, his popularity has not waned. With numerous tribute programmes, TV re-runs and DVD releases, his work as one half ...

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  18. There is nothing like a Dame-Australia re-introduces Royal Honours #auspolRead the original story

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Slugger O'Toole

    When I first heard this story I must admit the song that kept going through my head was that famous Morecambe and Wise sketch 'There is nothing like a Dame' Last week, the Australian Prime Minister, Tony Abbott re-introduced the Knights and Dames system that was abolished by the Hawke Labor government in the 80s.

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  19. Summer line-up full of comedy, jazz and drama at Norwich PlayhouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Apr 2 | Evening News

    ... 19) and Bridget Christie (September 20). Bob Golding also returns on May 28 and 29, playing comedy icon Eric Morecambe in Tim Whitnall's Olivier award-winning play Morecambe. Music highlights include jazz diva and Grammy-nominated singer Stacey Kent ...

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  20. Clifford: I had affairs but never liked 'silly little girls'Read the original story

    Monday Mar 31 | Sunday Herald

    The PR guru told Southwark Crown Court he had never been sexually frustrated and had had several "loving relationships" with women, and never needed to pursue young girls.

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