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Des O Connor dies

Postby rockyfowler » Sun Nov 15, 2020 5:16 pm

Sad news today will be really missed https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/entertainment-arts-54950051
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Re: Des O Connor dies

Postby SRD » Mon Nov 16, 2020 8:07 am

He was my Black Country grandparents' favourite entertainer and, despite them never going to the theatre or being interested in music, they always went to see him in panto at the Birmingham Hippodrome.
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Re: Des O Connor dies

Postby rockyfowler » Mon Nov 16, 2020 10:20 am

He always made us smile with his run ins with Morecambe and Wise, I loved it- so funny all good natured :lol: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=Nqn2lnx9SbI
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Re: Des O Connor dies

Postby Rob » Tue Nov 17, 2020 3:16 pm

Sad news. He sold more than 16 million records of which i bought a couple and he was part of the Bill when Buddy Holly and The Crickets toured the UK in 1958.
RIP Des O'Connor God bless.
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