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She’s been with me all my life. Before we had TV, our family would listen regularly to her character Eth’s “Oh Ron” in The Glums. What a laugh!

From then on she was always in demand until the age of 89. An Ab-Fabulous British treasure.

Arriving at her house in Wimbledon one day in a limousine with her then famous co-star Terry, who had earlier unkindly (perhaps comically) criticised her for drinking tea in a mug, imagine my delight when that lovely, kind and gracious lady invited us in for a cuppa.

Dame June Whitfield, always Carrying On.

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    LesleyAnne about 2 months ago

    Lovely lady, RIP.

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    Drew Martyn about 2 months ago

    Marvellously done Neville :)

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    Neville Hunt about 2 months ago

    Thanks Drew. It was a true story. She was such a lovely person.

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