11/06/2024
Norwich, GB 13 C
Researching and reporting on the lives of some really interesting people (RIP)

JOAN BARTHOLOMEW, aged 97

Singer, dancer and beauty queen, she met and married comedian Eric Morecambe. She was his devoted partner, giving him tremendous support and was a widow for many years.

CHERRY VALENTINE / GEORGE WARD, aged 28

Growing up in a travelling community he became a mental health nurse, but also had an alter-ego as a Drag Queen, becoming a television star and an advocate for LGBT rights.