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  1. Elizabeth Taylor, 27 February 1932 - 23 March 2011

    Wednesday 23 March 2011, 11:46

    Steve Bowbrick Steve Bowbrick Head of Interactive, Radio 3

    Elizabeth Taylor, perhaps the last of the movie icons of the golden era, has died, aged 79. She was a troubled person but an undisputed star. Philip French, The Guardian's film critic, said in a profile:

    ...she was exploited by every gossip columnist and patronised by virtually every film reviewer,...

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  2. John Cushnie

    Friday 1 January 2010, 14:33

    Mark Damazer Mark Damazer

    John Cushnie

    I last saw John Cushnie in mid-December recording a special Christmas edition of Gardeners' Question Time (GQT) at The Museum of Gardening History in Lambeth Palace.

    He was well - and in full flow. He was a handsome man and a very big presence. There was no sign at all of anything wrong - so his death...

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  3. Norman Painting, 1924 - 2009

    Thursday 29 October 2009, 16:00

    Steve Bowbrick Steve Bowbrick Head of Interactive, Radio 3

    Norman Painting who played Phil Archer in The Archers

    Editor's note. I asked Vanessa Whitburn, Editor of The Archers, for some words about Norman Painting, who died today:

    The sad news about the death of Norman Painting is only a few hours old; and already messages of love and condolence have been pouring in from friends and fans alike. They are a tribute...

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  4. Henry William Allingham, 6 June 1896 - 18 July 2009

    Sunday 19 July 2009, 14:20

    Alexandra Feachem Alexandra Feachem

    Henry William Allingham (6 June 1896 - 18 July 2009)

    Editor's note: when Alexandra Feachem told me she was making a documentary about Supercentenarians - those remarkable people who live beyond 110 years - and that she was attending Henry Allingham's 113th birthday party, I asked her to write a blog post about it. Sadly, since I asked her, Henry Allingham...

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