Alan Simpson

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EveningTimes Online
62 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017performance on the show He died at the age of 71 with his son Paul by his side
EveningTimes Online / Posted 9 hours ago
performance on the show He died at the age of 71 with his son Paul by his side following a battle with pancreatic cancer Alan Simpson, 87, scriptwriter Alan Simpson was a scriptwriter famous for writing hits including Hancock’s Half Hour and... Read more
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Daily Record
Hit and run biker mowed down boy on pedestrian crossing on stolen motorbikeand his condition is now described as stable.The stolen motorbike that was aban
Daily Record / Posted 15 hours ago
and his condition is now described as stable.The stolen motorbike that was abandoned after the youngster was hit (Image: Alan Simpson Photography)Read More "He is currently undergoing surgery as a result of the injuries he sustained in this... Read more
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The Norwich Bulletin
Behind a WWII internment camp's barbed wire, two Scouts forged a bond. It endured when they both entered Congress.porch of one of Simpson's favorite haunts in Cody, where storefront signs once
The Norwich Bulletin / Posted 2 days ago
porch of one of Simpson's favorite haunts in Cody, where storefront signs once read "No Japs Allowed." Norman Mineta and Alan Simpson first met in middle-of-nowhere Wyoming in the 1940s, as two Boy Scouts at an internment camp for Japanese... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Police investigating after Portrush beach huts vandalisedover the summer, are empty and two were given to the local bathing club to stor
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
over the summer, are empty and two were given to the local bathing club to store dry towels. North Coast ambassador Alan Simpson said if the vandalism continued they may be removed. He posted on Facebook: "The Beach Huts which were gifted... Read more
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Daily Mirror
Millions of ordinary people still paying the price a decade after credit crunchlong into the future. Yet not one bank boss has faced charges for it.”Fred Good
Daily Mirror / Posted 12 days ago
long into the future. Yet not one bank boss has faced charges for it.”Fred Goodwin playing golf in Scotland in June (Image: Alan Simpson Photography)Read More Tens of thousands of blameless rank and file bank staff have lost their jobs. RBS alone... Read more
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Daily Record
Scots woman married to Trump's treasury secretary enjoys honeymoon in Edinburghthe experience as “surreal”, adding: “I do have to pinch myself from time to ti
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
the experience as “surreal”, adding: “I do have to pinch myself from time to time.”Louise and Steve in Edinburgh (Image: Alan Simpson photography) The actress faced humiliation last summer after a self-published book about her gap year in Africa... Read more
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Salon.com
A radical new approach to the immigration “problem”: Beyond left and right, Trumpism and neoliberalism — Part twothe preference for siblings of U.S. citizens and permanent residents (a standar
Salon.com / Posted 14 days ago
the preference for siblings of U.S. citizens and permanent residents (a standard tactic). This is nothing new. Sen. Alan Simpson (who co-sponsored IRCA) and others who followed in his wake have proposed cutting legal immigration by one-third... Read more
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Daily Record
Polio survivor's hopes of disease end as Government pledge £100m to stamp it outchildren against the disease each year until 2020 – that is 80 children a minut
Daily Record / Posted 17 days ago
children against the disease each year until 2020 – that is 80 children a minute.John with godchild in 1977 (Image: Alan Simpson Photography) It will save more than 65,000 children from paralysis every year and break the relentless cycle of... Read more
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19d
EveningTimes Online
56 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017performance on the show He died at the age of 71 with his son Paul by his side
EveningTimes Online / Posted 19 days ago
performance on the show He died at the age of 71 with his son Paul by his side following a battle with pancreatic cancer Alan Simpson, 87, scriptwriter Alan Simpson was a scriptwriter famous for writing hits including Hancock’s Half Hour and... Read more
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heraldscotland
56 famous faces we've said goodbye to in 2017performance on the show He died at the age of 71 with his son Paul by his side
heraldscotland / Posted 19 days ago
performance on the show He died at the age of 71 with his son Paul by his side following a battle with pancreatic cancer Alan Simpson, 87, scriptwriter Alan Simpson was a scriptwriter famous for writing hits including Hancock’s Half Hour and... Read more
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Daily Record
Man charged following death in Gilmerton area of Edinburghwho has not been named, was taken to the city’s Royal Infirmary, but died a sho
Daily Record / Posted 21 days ago
who has not been named, was taken to the city’s Royal Infirmary, but died a short time later.Police have charged a man following the incident at Guardwell Glen (Image: Alan Simpson Photography) No details have been released about the cause of de... Read more
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chroniclelive
Celebrity deaths in 2017 - from Chester Bennington to Sir Roger Moorehearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications
chroniclelive / Posted 28 days ago
hearts we share the news that Bill Paxton has passed away due to complications from surgery.”Read More Sitcom writing icon Alan Simpson, one half of the much-loved Galton and Simpson duo, died on 8 February at the age of 87. Richard Hatch, the... Read more
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walesonline
These are the famous names who have died so far in 2017a long illness.Tara Palmer-Tomkinson (Image: PA Photo/Georgie Clarke) Doctors
walesonline / Posted 29 days ago
a long illness.Tara Palmer-Tomkinson (Image: PA Photo/Georgie Clarke) Doctors discovered the tumour in January last year.Alan Simpson Sitcom writing icon Alan Simpson, one half of the much-loved Galton and Simpson duo, died at the age of... Read more

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