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Doris Hare

Welsh Greats, Series 6 Episode 3 of 4

The life story of the much-loved comic actress, entertainer and star of On the Buses. Born in Bargoed, Doris achieved fame in Noel Coward's revues and as the wartime sweetheart of the Merchant Navy. Her career tells the story of 20th century popular entertainment, from travelling theatre and variety shows to radio, film and television stardom.

Narrated by: Nerys Hughes.

Release date:

30 minutes

Last on

Tue 11 Dec 2012 22:35
BBC One Wales


Role Contributor
ProducerDafydd O'Connor
DirectorDafydd O'Connor

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