Tim Quinn and Kend Dodd in 2016. Image: Made in Liverpool TV

In Memoriam: Comic Strip star and Comedian Sir Ken Dodd – Happiness and Tears

Writer, publisher, raconteur and fellow Liverpudlian Tim Quinn pays tribute to comedian Ken Dodd, who died yesterday aged 90, who was not only a star of TV and stage, but comics, too… “Ken Dodd was a true legend across Great Britain,” says Tim. “For me (and many others) he was the Funniest Man in theContinue reading In Memoriam: Comic Strip star and Comedian Sir Ken Dodd – Happiness and Tears

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Cartoonist Peter Brookes awarded CBE in 2017 New Years Honours

Times cartoonist Peter Brookes has been awarded the CBE – Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire- for services to the media in the 2017 New Year’s Honours list, announced earlier this evening. The full list of honours (PDF link) includes sportsmen and women, actress Patricia Routledge (already a CBE, now aContinue reading Cartoonist Peter Brookes awarded CBE in 2017 New Years Honours