Brian Cant, Play School presenter, dies at 83

Brian Cant, Play School presenter, dies at 83

Comments Off on Brian Cant, Play School presenter, dies at 83

Children’s presenter Brian Cant has died at the age of 83. He was best known for presenting BBC programme Play School for 21 years from 1964. His agent said he... Read More

Stephen Furst: Animal House actor dies aged 63

Stephen Furst: Animal House actor dies aged 63

Comments Off on Stephen Furst: Animal House actor dies aged 63

Actor Stephen Furst, who was best known for playing Flounder in Animal House, has died at the age of 63. His sons Nathan and Griffith confirmed in a Facebook post... Read More

TV Batman actor Adam West dies at 88

TV Batman actor Adam West dies at 88

Comments Off on TV Batman actor Adam West dies at 88

Adam West, the US actor best known as the star of the 1960s hit TV series Batman, has died aged 88. West died peacefully in Los Angeles after a brief... Read More

Helen Dunmore, poet and novelist, dies aged 64

Helen Dunmore, poet and novelist, dies aged 64

Comments Off on Helen Dunmore, poet and novelist, dies aged 64

Tributes have been paid to the Orange Prize-winning writer Helen Dunmore, who has died of cancer at the age of 64. Author Philip Pullman remembered her as “a warm and... Read More

Sir Jeffrey Tate: Conductor with spina bifida dies at 74

Sir Jeffrey Tate: Conductor with spina bifida dies at 74

Comments Off on Sir Jeffrey Tate: Conductor with spina bifida dies at 74

The respected classical conductor Sir Jeffrey Tate has died at the age of 74, his agency has confirmed. Sir Jeffrey, who was born with spina bifida, was the principal conductor... Read More