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Morecambe

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(Placename) a port and resort in NW England, in NW Lancashire on Morecambe Bay (an inlet of the Irish Sea). Pop (with Heysham): 49 569 (2001)

Morecambe

(ˈmɔːkəm)
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(Biography) Eric, real name John Eric Bartholomew. 1926–84, British comedian and actor, noted esp for his comedy partnership (from 1941) with Ernie Wise (real name Ernest Wiseman, 1925–99)
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ROLL cameras, this is the ultimate home video, shot by two legends of the small screen - the late great Eric Morecambe and Ernie Wise.
Ernie Wise and Eric Morecambe are still keeping us entertained Christmas - this time with these recently discovered home
TAKE the test to identify which school report quote fits which of the following celebrities: John Lennon, Eric Morecambe, Judi Dench, Joanna Lumley, Richard Branson and Wayne Rooney.
1984: Eric Morecambe, of the Morecambe and Wise comedy duo, died in Cheltenham aged 58.
Rigby, who has also worked as a stand-up comedian, won his best actor Bafta for his role as the late comic favourite Eric Morecambe in TV's Eric and Ernie.
A CLUELESS crook tried to steal a life-size bronze statue of comedy legend Eric Morecambe by sawing through the effigy's leg.
A MAN has been arrested after an attempt was made to steal a statue of comedian Eric Morecambe.
The comic and actress, who will be seen in the upcoming Call The Midwife special on Christmas Day, told Radio 4's Desert Island Discs that things came to a head while filming a documentary about her "hero" Eric Morecambe.
MY HERO: MIRANDA HART ON ERIC MORECAMBE BBC1, 9pm Miranda Hart's sitcom involves a live audience, slapstick, and a "You have been watching" credit sequence.
Eric Morecambe was precisely 50 years of age when he wrote in the 1976 'Roy of the Rovers' Christmas annual of his dream to be, not Roy Race, but Blues star Trevor Francis.
With a cast that includes Inbetweener Blake Harrison, The League of Gentlemen's Reese Shearsmith and Daniel Rigby, who picked up a Bafta for playing Eric Morecambe, the Function Room looks set to be one of the highlights.