Des O’ Connor.

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Des O’ Connor.

Post by Cressy Snr » Sun Nov 15, 2020 10:16 am

Des O’ Connor had passed away aged 88 following a fall at home.
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Re: Des O’ Connor.

Post by pre65 » Sun Nov 15, 2020 12:42 pm

A versatile entertainer, and not a bad singer.

I will play my Des CD later as a tribute.
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Re: Des O’ Connor.

Post by Mike H » Mon Nov 16, 2020 5:31 pm

Dang. :(

Who remembers the chat show he hosted too?
 
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Re: Des O’ Connor.

Post by IslandPink » Mon Nov 16, 2020 5:51 pm

He put in a lot of good work on the Morecambe and Wise show.
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