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Local panto voted fairest in the land

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Nick - Web Team Nick - Web Team | 08:05 UK time, Saturday, 13 January 2007

Dick Whittington at Rhyl Pavilion was one of the best pantos in Britain, according to a poll on

The show, starring Corrie's Reg Holdsworth, aka Ken Morley, as the smart boy who decided to become a 'medieval Ken Livingstone', was voted best in Wales and third in the UK.

Personally, I preferred Stephanie Beacham as the wicked queen in her camp and comic panto debut at Guildford - we were visiting family - where she appeared in Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs.

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