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Tony Hancock fans celebrate his birthday in Birmingham

12 May 2014 Last updated at 21:57 BST

Fans of one of the biggest stars of 1950s and 1960s comedy - Tony Hancock - have been celebrating what would have been his 90th birthday.

The Birmingham-born comedian made his name on radio with his show Hancock's Half Hour, which later moved to television.

Ben Sidwell spoke to Brian Leathley-Andrew, chairman of the Coventry Amateur Radio Society, Alan Florence, a sound engineer and Sam Gove-Humphries, a Tony Hancock fan.

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