Bobby Crush first came to public attention after six winning appearances on Hughie Green's British ITV talent show, Opportunity Knocks, in 1972.
He received the Variety Club of Great Britain award for 'Best New Artist' of 1972. He recorded for the Philips label in the UK and his recordings were produced by Norman Newell, who had previously worked with Shirley Bassey, Judy Garland, Johnny Mathis and Bobby's role model, Russ Conway. By the age of 18, Crush had starred at t
Many of us older readers who watched Coronation Street back in the 60's will remember Ena Sharples. Here is a little about the actress Violet Carson - and who knew she was a singer as well ??? Violet Helen Carson, OBE (1 September 1898 – 26 December 1983) was a British actress of radio, stage and television, and a singer and pianist, who had a long and celebrated career as an actress and performer during the early days of BBC Radio, and during the latter decades of her life
John: I ABSOLUTELY LOVED your joke last week about how the public see Doctors Receptionists as rude condescending and arrogant. Spot on, I have printed it out and sent it - anonymously - to my doctors surgery and hope they learn a lesson from it. Well done John. Spot on. Clive.
Dear John: Laughed so hard I peed myself a little . Your joke about doctors receptionists disregarding the patient, was brilliant.
Mike I printed out your joke about receptionists and how their arro
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Grenfell campaigners have held an emotional Jubilee street party attended by nobody. Poignant images show a table set with 72 empty seats, for each of the victims in the 2017 fire. Special plates were also laid out alongside name cards at the event in west London today, overlooked by the remains of the tower. They read: ’72 dead. And still no arrests? How come?’ CLICK HERE TO READ FULL REPORT
Taurus transits promote the 'good life'. But what is a good life, exactly? Well, it's many things to many people, but it all starts with the basics. It all starts with Taurus. Taurus represents food, family and finances (think, the 3 f's), the things in life that give us stability and safety. The natural 1st sign of the zodiac represents initiation, the birth; the 2nd, the care we are given and give to others. The 1st is like planting a seed; The 2nd, watering and caring for
This Mother is a hero. At probably the worst time in her life when her kids were at serious risk of being brutally murdered and where the police are standing around doing absolutely nothing to help but handcuffing and in another case, pepper spraying parents who are screaming at the police to do something, this Mother took matters into her own hands and - well - read below and admire this women's strength and capacity for bravery where the lives of her children are at stake.