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Manchester Evening News
Family hold private funeral for comedy legend Victoria Woodand was best known for her BBC sketch Acorn Antiques and comedy Dinnerladies.
Family hold private funeral for comedy legend Victoria Wood
Manchester Evening News / Posted yesterday
and was best known for her BBC sketch Acorn Antiques and comedy Dinnerladies. Last month Wood’s long-time comedy partner Julie Walters said she was “too heart sore to comment - the loss of her is incalculable”. Wood won five Baftas including two... Read more
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Evening Standard
Victoria Wood funeral: Service 'full of laughter'for shows including ITV drama Housewife, 49, and she was also honoured with six
Victoria Wood funeral: Service 'full of laughter'
Evening Standard / Posted yesterday
for shows including ITV drama Housewife, 49, and she was also honoured with six British Comedy Awards. Victoria Wood, Julie Walters and Celia Imrie in Acorn Antiques sketch in Victoria Wood's As Seen On TV Donald Maclellan/Getty... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Bafta Fellowship for creators of comedy classics Steptoe and Son and Hancock's Half HourAlan Simpson OBE will follow in the footsteps of Michael Palin, Dawn French and
Bafta Fellowship for creators of comedy classics Steptoe and Son and Hancock's Half Hour
Irish Examiner / Posted yesterday
Alan Simpson OBE will follow in the footsteps of Michael Palin, Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders, David Attenborough and Julie Walters. Ray Galton, left, and Alan Simpson (Justin Tallis/PA) They are to receive the highest accolade offered by... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Bafta Fellowship for creators of comedy classics Hancock and SteptoeAlan Simpson OBE will follow in the footsteps of Michael Palin, Dawn French and
Bafta Fellowship for creators of comedy classics Hancock and Steptoe
Belfast Telegraph / Posted yesterday
Alan Simpson OBE will follow in the footsteps of Michael Palin, Dawn French and Jennifer Saunders, David Attenborough and Julie Walters. They are to receive the highest accolade offered by Bafta in recognition of their "outstanding and... Read more
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Daily Mail
Tom Hiddleston is typically handsome in new shoot... and talks Bondsince 14 and I've never seen anyone work so hard. But actors who didn't come fr
Tom Hiddleston is typically handsome in new shoot... and talks Bond
Daily Mail / Posted yesterday
since 14 and I've never seen anyone work so hard. But actors who didn't come from privately educated backgrounds, like Julie Walters and David Morrissey, have said, 'if I was an actor now, I wouldn't make it.' 'The grants aren't there. When I... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Tom Hiddleston: There is 'justified anger about inequality of opportunity' in arts worldto drop their fees. Hiddleston told Esquire magazine: “Actors who didn’t come
Tom Hiddleston: There is 'justified anger about inequality of opportunity' in arts world
Daily Telegraph / Posted 3 days ago
to drop their fees. Hiddleston told Esquire magazine: “Actors who didn’t come from privately educated backgrounds, like Julie Walters and David Morrissey have said, ‘if I was an actor now, I wouldn’t make it.’ The grants aren’t there. When I... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Is this the worst year for celebrity deaths? We've said goodbye to over 50 famous people in 2016also created a long line of eccentric characters brought to life by her team of
Is this the worst year for celebrity deaths? We've said goodbye to over 50 famous people in 2016
EveningTimes Online / Posted 11 days ago
also created a long line of eccentric characters brought to life by her team of regular co-stars such as Celia Imrie and Julie Walters – characters like the scatty tea lady Mrs Overall and the sexually frustrated Freda, who would sing to her... Read more
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walesonline
Victoria Wood's death made me cry over a 'famous person'gave a lot of mums and daughters a shared sense of humour. I feel like I’ve bee
Victoria Wood's death made me cry over a 'famous person'
walesonline / Posted 12 days ago
gave a lot of mums and daughters a shared sense of humour. I feel like I’ve been hit with a brick.” Victoria Wood (left) Julie Walters and Celia Imrie (right) in a sketch from Acorn Antiques Curiously, Wood didn’t share laughter with her own... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Victoria Wood will live in all of our hearts forever because, to put it quite simply, she just 'got' peopleadvent of VHS and, later, YouTube - went on to withstand decades of repeat view
Victoria Wood will live in all of our hearts forever because, to put it quite simply, she just 'got' people
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 13 days ago
advent of VHS and, later, YouTube - went on to withstand decades of repeat viewing. "First night of our honeymoon," says Julie Walters in an Eighties' sketch featuring northern health spa attendants by a grotty plunge pool, "He was down't shed... Read more
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Evening Standard
Victoria Wood’s brother pays tribute: I’m her number one fannorthern experience for her writing. She was always a northern lass with an int
Victoria Wood’s brother pays tribute: I’m her number one fan
Evening Standard / Posted 14 days ago
northern experience for her writing. She was always a northern lass with an interesting sense of humour. Victoria Wood, Julie Walters and Celia Imrie in Acorn Antiques sketch in Victoria Wood's As Seen On TV Donald Maclellan/Getty... Read more
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express
Victoria Wood was so private even her brother did not know she was illage of 62, which was announced on Wednesday, rocked the word of showbusiness.
Victoria Wood was so private even her brother did not know she was ill
express / Posted 14 days ago
age of 62, which was announced on Wednesday, rocked the word of showbusiness. Her friend and long-time comedy collaborator Julie Walters said: “Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable.” Yesterday Duncan Preston, who appeared... Read more
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The New Zealand Herald
Wood brought humour to plain situationstelevision was with her series Wood and Walters (1982), in which she starred wi
Wood brought humour to plain situations
The New Zealand Herald / Posted 14 days ago
television was with her series Wood and Walters (1982), in which she starred with her close friend from drama school days, Julie Walters. In Victoria Wood - As Seen on TV (1985), she created a cult classic with Acorn Antiques, a soap opera parody... Read more
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International Business Times
Victoria Wood death: Beloved comedian and screenwriter's secret cancer battle revealed and in 1997 she was made an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours, later being ma
Victoria Wood death: Beloved comedian and screenwriter's secret cancer battle revealed
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
and in 1997 she was made an OBE in the Queen's Birthday Honours, later being made a CBE in 2008. Long-time collaborator Julie Walters said that Wood's death was "incalculable" and she was "too heart-sore" to comment further. The pair forged a... Read more
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Bury Times
'One of the brightest talents of our generation' - tributes to Victoria Woodis very proud of, and I found her to be a very understated and pleasant lady."
'One of the brightest talents of our generation' - tributes to Victoria Wood
Bury Times / Posted 14 days ago
is very proud of, and I found her to be a very understated and pleasant lady." Wood's close friend and writing partner Julie Walters also paid tribute to her loss as describing her loss as "incalculable". Walters said in a statement: "Too... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 14 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Daily Record
Watch hilarious video as Scottish vet students strip for charity calendarto derive from the famous Women’s Institute Calendar Girls whose story is told
Watch hilarious video as Scottish vet students strip for charity calendar
Daily Record / Posted 14 days ago
to derive from the famous Women’s Institute Calendar Girls whose story is told in the hit film, starring Helen Mirren and Julie Walters. Jess added: “We’d like to thank everyone who took part in the calendar – from final years who braved the west... Read more
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International Business Times
A-List Insider: The Queen celebrates her 90th birthday, Victoria Wood passes away comedy shows such an s BBC1's Dinnerladies, Acorn Antiques and Victoria Wood As
A-List Insider: The Queen celebrates her 90th birthday, Victoria Wood passes away
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
comedy shows such an s BBC1's Dinnerladies, Acorn Antiques and Victoria Wood As Seen in TV with her long-time collaborator Julie Walters. In 2010, she was voted the 10th greatest female stand up comedian of all time by Channel 4. Paying tribute to... Read more
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Click Liverpool
Everyman Theatre set to have its own resident company of actors – Click Liverpoolplans that will see the Everyman return to its very roots. A whole host of fam
Everyman Theatre set to have its own resident company of actors – Click Liverpool
Click Liverpool / Posted 14 days ago
plans that will see the Everyman return to its very roots. A whole host of famous actors, including Pete Postlethwaite, Julie Walters, Bill Nighy and Jonathan Pryce, cut their teeth as resident actors at the famous Hope Street theatre. Deborah... Read more
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Bury Times
'One of the brightest talents of our generation' - More tributes to Victoria Woodis very proud of, and I found her to be a very understated and pleasant lady."
'One of the brightest talents of our generation' - More tributes to Victoria Wood
Bury Times / Posted 14 days ago
is very proud of, and I found her to be a very understated and pleasant lady." Wood's close friend and writing partner Julie Walters also paid tribute to her loss as describing her loss as "incalculable". Walters said in a statement: "Too... Read more
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International Business Times
Victoria Wood: Much-loved comedian told jokes to keep her children smiling during final days in on social media from friends, colleagues and fans, including a touching stat
Victoria Wood: Much-loved comedian told jokes to keep her children smiling during final days
International Business Times / Posted 15 days ago
in on social media from friends, colleagues and fans, including a touching statement from her long-time comedy partner Julie Walters, who said: "Too heart-sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." The pair had been friends since their... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Co-star and friend reveals how Victoria Wood kept her cancer battle secretcancer "for about six months." She died yesterday, aged 62, at her London home
Co-star and friend reveals how Victoria Wood kept her cancer battle secret
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
cancer "for about six months." She died yesterday, aged 62, at her London home. Wood's close friend and writing partner Julie Walters also paid tribute to her loss as describing her loss as "incalculable". Walters said in a statement: "Too... Read more
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Manchester Evening News
Teachers at Victoria Wood's former school pay tribute to the much-loved comedian and entertainerin after the announcement of her death. Others to pay their respects was of Vi
Teachers at Victoria Wood's former school pay tribute to the much-loved comedian and entertainer
Manchester Evening News / Posted 15 days ago
in after the announcement of her death. Others to pay their respects was of Victoria Wood’s most prolific collaborators, Julie Walters, who she met at Manchester Polytechnic. She said her “heart was too sore to comment,” adding: “The loss of her... Read more
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Evening Standard
Sheridan Smith on Victoria Wood: “She was so strong and funny'62. “She was funny and played to her strengths and had everything I love about
Sheridan Smith on Victoria Wood: “She was so strong and funny'
Evening Standard / Posted 15 days ago
62. “She was funny and played to her strengths and had everything I love about women and I grew up with women like that, Julie Walters and Victoria Wood, who were so strong and funny, and Fanny Brice was one of the first,” said Smith,... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
Victoria Wood spent final hours telling jokes to her childrenPrime Minister David Cameron said Wood was "a national treasure loved by millio
Victoria Wood spent final hours telling jokes to her children
Daily Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
Prime Minister David Cameron said Wood was "a national treasure loved by millions," and the other half of her double act, Julie Walters, said her loss is "incalculable". Famous since the 80s for her show Victoria Wood as Seen on TV, and her 1998... Read more
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Express and Star
Farewell Victoria Wood, national treasure « Express & StarThat's Life! in 1976, which was her big break. Following that, she spent a lot
Farewell Victoria Wood, national treasure « Express & Star
Express and Star / Posted 15 days ago
That's Life! in 1976, which was her big break. Following that, she spent a lot of time working with Smethwick's finest Julie Walters on and off since 1978 ­- their latest project was the 2009 special Victoria Wood’s Midlife Christmas. "She did... Read more
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heraldscotland
Victoria Wood kept her cancer a secret, co-star revealsShe was a very special writer and the world has lost a great, great comedienne.
Victoria Wood kept her cancer a secret, co-star reveals
heraldscotland / Posted 15 days ago
She was a very special writer and the world has lost a great, great comedienne." Wood's close friend and writing partner Julie Walters also paid tribute to her loss as describing her loss as "incalculable". Walters said in a statement: "Too... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why she was so lovedin Britain for decades. Photo: Sandy Scheltema No tribute was more heartbreaki
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why she was so loved
Brisbane Times / Posted 15 days ago
in Britain for decades. Photo: Sandy Scheltema No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
'Comic genius' Victoria Wood dies at age of 62Performance for "Victoria Wood As Seen on TV". Photo credit: PA WireFile photo
'Comic genius' Victoria Wood dies at age of 62
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 15 days ago
Performance for "Victoria Wood As Seen on TV". Photo credit: PA WireFile photo dated 29/05/94 of Victoria Wood (left) and Julie Walters taking a break from filming "Pat and Margaret". PRESS ASSOCIATION Photo.Maxine Peake as Twinkle, Anne Reid as... Read more
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EveningTimes Online
Victoria Wood kept her cancer a secretShe was a very special writer and the world has lost a great, great comedienne.
Victoria Wood kept her cancer a secret
EveningTimes Online / Posted 15 days ago
She was a very special writer and the world has lost a great, great comedienne.” Wood’s close friend and writing partner Julie Walters also paid tribute to her loss as describing her loss as “incalculable”. Comedy partner Julie Walters described... Read more
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Irish Examiner
Victoria Wood kept her cancer a secret - co-starShe was a very special writer and the world has lost a great, great comedienne.
Victoria Wood kept her cancer a secret - co-star
Irish Examiner / Posted 15 days ago
She was a very special writer and the world has lost a great, great comedienne.” Wood’s close friend and writing partner Julie Walters also paid tribute to her loss as describing her loss as “incalculable”. Comedy partner Julie Walters described... Read more
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Gulf News
British comedian Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62in the late-1990s sitcom Dinnerladies, set in a factory canteen. It featured an
British comedian Victoria Wood dies of cancer at 62
Gulf News / Posted 15 days ago
in the late-1990s sitcom Dinnerladies, set in a factory canteen. It featured an exceptional, mostly female, cast including Julie Walters, Celia Imrie and Maxine Peake.“She made it OK to be a woman and be funny in the UK,” said former BBC chairman... Read more
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The Border Mail
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
The Border Mail / Posted 15 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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The Courier
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
The Courier / Posted 15 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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WA Today
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why she was so lovedin Britain for decades. Photo: Sandy Scheltema No tribute was more heartbreaki
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why she was so loved
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
in Britain for decades. Photo: Sandy Scheltema No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 15 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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The Young Witness
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
The Young Witness / Posted 15 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Northern Echo
Darlington brother's tribute to Victoria Wood who has died from cancer aged 62the role of Ena Sharples in a Coronation Street sketch for a special edition of
Darlington brother's tribute to Victoria Wood who has died from cancer aged 62
Northern Echo / Posted 15 days ago
the role of Ena Sharples in a Coronation Street sketch for a special edition of Victoria Wood - As Seen on TV, alongside Julie Walters (left) and Lill Roughley. She was a frequent collaborator with fellow actress Julie Walters. The pair first... Read more
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Canberra Times
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why she was so lovedin Britain for decades. Photo: Sandy Scheltema No tribute was more heartbreaki
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why she was so loved
Canberra Times / Posted 15 days ago
in Britain for decades. Photo: Sandy Scheltema No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Western Advocate
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
Western Advocate / Posted 15 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
Kiama Independent / Posted 15 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Manning River Times
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
Manning River Times / Posted 15 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 15 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Derbyshire Times
Celebs Newsa "two-day blip" in his ongoing struggle with alcoholism. Victoria Wood's clos
Celebs News
Derbyshire Times / Posted 15 days ago
a "two-day blip" in his ongoing struggle with alcoholism. Victoria Wood's close friend and long-term writing partner Julie Walters has led tributes to the comedian, who has died aged 62, describing her loss as "incalculable". Coronation... Read more
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The North West Star
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
The North West Star / Posted 15 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedcancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreak
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
Daily Liberal / Posted 15 days ago
cancer!— Boy George (@BoyGeorge) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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The Age
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedSo sad.— Paul Feig (@paulfeig) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreakin
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
The Age / Posted 15 days ago
So sad.— Paul Feig (@paulfeig) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so lovedSo sad.— Paul Feig (@paulfeig) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreakin
Victoria Wood tributes pour in and highlight why the British comic star was so loved
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 15 days ago
So sad.— Paul Feig (@paulfeig) April 20, 2016 No tribute was more heartbreaking than that of her long-time collaborator Julie Walters who simply said: "Too heart sore to comment. The loss of her is incalculable." Wood, who was 62, won four... Read more
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Detroit Free Press
Names+Faces: George steals show in photo for queen's birthdaythe late-1990s sitcom "Dinnerladies," set in a factory canteen. It featured an
Names+Faces: George steals show in photo for queen's birthday
Detroit Free Press / Posted 15 days ago
the late-1990s sitcom "Dinnerladies," set in a factory canteen. It featured an exceptional, mostly female, cast including Julie Walters, Celia Imrie and Maxine Peake. "Absolutely Fabulous" creator Jennifer Saunders said Wood "was truly an... Read more
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WA Today
British comedian Victoria Wood dead at 62in the late-1990s sitcom Dinnerladies, set in a factory canteen. It featured a
British comedian Victoria Wood dead at 62
WA Today / Posted 15 days ago
in the late-1990s sitcom Dinnerladies, set in a factory canteen. It featured an exceptional, mostly female, cast including Julie Walters, Celia Imrie and Maxine Peake. In 2008, she was made a Commander of the Order of the British Empire by Queen... Read more
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West Moreland Gazette
Victoria Wood's loss incalculable, says 'heart-sore' friend Julie WaltersVictoria Wood's close friend and long-term writing partner Julie Walters has le
Victoria Wood's loss incalculable, says 'heart-sore' friend Julie Walters
West Moreland Gazette / Posted 15 days ago
Victoria Wood's close friend and long-term writing partner Julie Walters has led tributes to the comedian, who has died aged 62, describing her loss as "incalculable". Wood died at home with her family after a short battle with cancer. Walters said... Read more
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