In a statement, the star’s family said he passed away at home following a short illness. He was 82.
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The Beeb north of the border reveal their latest offering of comedy on TV, radio and iPlayer.
Spencer Jones has been announced as the lead actor in the production.
BBC Comedy commissioning in partnership with BBC Writersroom and BBC North have announced the Caroline Aherne Bursary 2018.
Two Doors Down goes into production for fourth BBC Two series.
Hold The Sunset begins production for second series.
One to Watch: UKTV channel Gold marks the landmark anniversary of the popular wartime sitcom.
The BBC New Comedy Award is back for 2018.
Vicar of Dibley star passes away aged 53, the BBC has announced.
The beeb comedy, previously announced as Edith, will soon occupy a Sunday night slot on BBC One.